Join the HJF Team!
HJF is seeking a Research Assistant to support the Surgical Critical Care Initiative (SC2i), within the Department of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) and Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC), located in Bethesda, MD. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to SC2i. U.S. Citizenship and the eligibility to obtain and hold a Secret Security Clearance is required.
The incumbent in this position will provide laboratory and technical support to senior technical and professional staff.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Minimum Education/Training Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a scientific discipline required.
Minimum Experience: 0 to 2 years’ experience required.
Physical Capabilities: Long periods of standing and sitting; handling various chemicals.
Work Environment: The job will take place in a laboratory environment.
Background: U.S. Citizenship required; eligibility to obtain and hold a Secret Security Clearance.
Employment with HJF is contingent upon successful completion of a background check, which may include, but is not limited to, contacting your professional references, verification of previous employment, addresses, education, and credentials, a criminal background check, drug screening, and a department of motor vehicle (DMV) check.
HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.