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ICON Clinical Research Lab Analyst Intern-Large Molecule/Biology in Lenexa, Kansas

ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organization. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organizations.

With our patients at the center of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.

You are a task oriented, analytical and science minded individual. You are a logical thinker who likes all things to be order around you, yet are easily adaptable to change. You strive for perfection, and you are never done learning. You are open to keeping your schedule flexible when there is extra work to be done to meet a deadline. Still here? Wonderful! Because the Lab Analyst is an excellent opportunity to drive your career forward; learn Laboratory Science and be a part of the evolution of medicine.

What will you do?

The Lab (Large Molecule/ Biology) Internship provides the opportunity to learn and use bioanalytical methods to support clinical trials research with clients. The Lab Intern is also part of a team that is responsible for quality control within the laboratory processes/instrumentation and supports the reporting of data from the studies.

Exposure to the following experiences is likely:

  • How to use micropipettes and other general laboratory equipment

  • How to make solutions

  • How to acquire and analyze data using large molecule platforms (e.g. ELISA)

  • Learn different test methodologies

  • Learn different instrument platforms

What do you need to have?

  • Currently enrolled in undergraduate studies as a junior or senior, or possibly in graduate school, Pursuing a degree in a relevant life science discipline, including, but not limited to: biology, premed, microbiology, anatomy & physiology, biochemistry, or immunology

  • Experience working in a laboratory setting is beneficial but not required

  • Coursework which includes laboratory exposure

  • Good organizational and time management skills, with strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work in a collaborative environment and willing to learn

  • Read, write and speak fluent English.

  • Availability to work full-time

*Location: ICON Lab Lenexa, KS

This is an intern position that will tentatively start 12June-18Aug

Benefits of Working in ICON:

Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know.