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Palmer Group is partnering with a Fortune 500 company with a small company value feel in their search for a Research Associate. This is a large local organization that continues to grow and thrive in the agricultural space. This individual will be able to record detailed documentation and this position has the ability to grow within the organization. If your experience and goals align with the following list, apply today!   


  • Perform sample extraction, total protein quantitation, and immunochemistry assays
  • Record detailed documentation of lab process and lab outcomes
  • Work on process improvement opportunities and help the team to implement solutions
  • Design, perform, and analyze assay maintenance experiments including performance optimization and reagent replacement
  • Collaborate with colleagues in multiple disciplines


  • Bachelor’s degree in analytical chemistry, biochemistry or related field
  • 1-3 years of working experience 
  • Protein specific analysis experience is preferred
  • Immunochemistry, high throughput analysis, computer programing, and experience with laboratory automation are preferred
  • Working experience with GLP protein analysis/quantitation

Work Model:

  • On-Site
  • Monday – Friday
  • 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Eric Peterson at (515) 225-7000 or email him at

Palmer Group offers our valued temporary and contract employees, Health, Dental, and Vision insurance on the 1st of the month after 60 days of employment. These plans are fully compliant with the Affordable Care Act standards. Click here for a complete list of Palmer Group’s benefits, or contact your Palmer Group representative to learn more. 

Ref: JOB-41209

Eric Peterson


(515) 225-7000

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266

    • Job type: Contract
    • Location: Johnston, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$55000 - $65000