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R&D Summer Intern (Immunology and Biomarkers)

Streck La Vista, NE

Job Description


Streck is seeking candidates for a research and development summer intern to work with our scientific professionals on product enhancements and new product development. This position will primarily work within the scope of our immunology and biomarkers group.  Primary responsibilities will include setting up experiments, running samples, making solutions, testing new products and analyzing data.  This is an excellent opportunity to put your technical skills to work in an industry setting!

The primary responsibilities include:

  • Following standard operating procedures (SOPs)
  • Preparing human blood samples and running on a flow cytometer
  • Preparing samples from human plasma for  droplet digital PCR
  • Data analysis and interpretation


Requirements include:

  • Junior or senior standing pursuing a degree in biology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, cellular biology, or biochemistry.   
  • Know how to use basic laboratory equipment
  • Hands-on PCR or flow cytometry experience in either research or a clinical setting is strongly preferred
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Capability to deliver on project timelines individually or in a team setting
  • Dependable and well- organized with demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with multiple molecular biologic methods/techniques and knowledge in flow cytometry techniques and applications is a plus

Visit to learn more about Streck and apply for this opportunity.

Streck is a financially strong, independent biotech company from America's heartland with solid science and unwavering values, delivering products that improve the lives of patients worldwide.

Streck is located in a state-of-the art facility just minutes from Interstate 80 in the southwest Omaha/LaVista area.  We offer a collaborative environment with career advancement opportunities, competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, work/life balance and corporate wellness focus.

Streck is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and forbids discrimination against any employee or applicant because of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy, gender stereotyping and caregiver status), sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, disability, genetic information, citizenship, marital status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Job Details

Date Posted November 14, 2017
Date Closes December 17, 2017
Requisition 17-1005
Address 7002 S 109th Street
Located In La Vista, NE
Department Research and Development
Function Intern
Job Type Full-time Employee
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Hours 40 hours hours per week; Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm
Start Date 2018-05-14
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 31-9093.00 Medical Equipment Preparers
Zipcode 68128
Name Katie McIntyre
Phone (402) 691-7430