Morrisville, NC, USA

Metabolon, headquartered in Research Triangle Park, NC, is a diagnostic products and services company offering the industry’s leading biochemical profiling platform. Due to our rapidly growing services business, Metabolon is seeking an Associate Scientist to be an integral member of our Lab Operations team.


  • Handling the physical samples as they are received and processed for the mass spectrometry platform.

  • Perform sample measurements, including pipetting and weighing of biological samples.

  • Operate lab robotics and equipment during chemical extraction of biological samples.

  • Operation of lab robotics and equipment during reconstitution of sample extracts.

  • Perform biological assays on biological samples and prepare reports for the Project Director and others as needed.

  • Perform or assist in accessioning of incoming client samples.

  • Maintain consumables inventories.

  • Maintain laboratory equipment and report problems or malfunctions to the Sample Prep Manager.

  • Prepare Sample Prep worksheets in LIMS.


A bachelor’s degree in a life science. The ideal candidate will have some knowledge of organic chemistry, biological systems and laboratory operations (pipetting, accurate weighing, sample transfers, lab automation).

To apply for this position, please click on the link below or send via mail to Attention: Talent Acquisition Manager, P.O. Box 110407, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709.

Metabolon offers a comprehensive benefits program including health, dental, disability and life insurance coverage, a 401(k) savings plan, and paid time off.

Metabolon is an Equal Employment/Affirmative Action employer m/f/d/v EO 13201.

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