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Research and Development Associate Scientist

Streck La Vista, NE

Job Description

Streck is recruiting for a talented and professional research and development associate scientist to join our New Product Development team.  This position is responsible for participating in research and development projects that are focused on product and process improvements to current commercial product applications and new product development projects. This is a temporary position (term = 1 year) with potential for permanent employment afterwards.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Complete experiments as directed by R&D scientific manager by following defined protocol
  • Communicate all information pertinent to research processes to R&D scientific manager
  • Relate small scale R&D studies to eventual large scale production processes
  • Document all project activities in accordance with FDA mandated design control requirements


  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in molecular biology/biochemistry or related field
  • Minimum 1-3 years related research experience, 5-10 years’ preferred.
  • In-depth (or, comprehensive extensive) knowledge of basic molecular biology techniques
  • Use and familiarity of DNA / RNA extraction methods is highly desirable
  • Hands-on experience with real-time PCR, droplet digital PCR, and/or next-generation sequencing a plus

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Streck develops and manufactures products for clinical and research laboratories. Streck’s core technology is cell stabilization, and the pioneering research has led to the development of a number of patented products for use in hematology, immunology and molecular biology.

Streck is located in a state-of-the art facility in the southwest Omaha/La Vista 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 April 16, 2018
Date Closes May 19, 2018
Address 7002 S. 109th Street
Located In La Vista, NE
Department Research and Development (New Product Development)
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
Monday-Friday 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Hours 40 hours per week; M-F 8am-5pm
Start Date Immediately
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 19-1042.00 Medical Scientists, Except Epidemiologists
Zipcode 68128
Name Jared McCready

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Credit Union
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Financial Planning
  • Health Club Membership
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sports Teams / Leagues
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program
  • Merit Increases

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