Research & Development Intern

Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Naples, FL, US, 34108

Company: Arthrex

Requisition ID: 41951 
Title: Intern
Division: Arthrex, Inc. (US01) 
Location: Naples, FL


Please Note: This is a fulltime, summer internship that is not benefit eligible.


Main Objective:

Assist in R&D efforts regarding OrthoBiologics and Vet product development.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain cell cultures
  • ELISA’s, CBC/Hematological testing
  • Preparation of reports, whitepapers, abstracts from collected data
  • In vitro evaluation of autologous products
  • Optimization of processing methods for new product development
  • Assist in performance evaluation of Orthobiologics/Vet products

Incidental Duties:

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


Education and Experience:

Progress towards a college degree majoring in Biology, Biochemistry, or Biomedical Engineering required.


Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:

  • Basic understanding of biological, mechanical, and chemical test equipment
  • Good documentation skills and the ability to write accurate test procedures/summaries/reports upon completion of requested tests required
  • Knowledge of basic anatomy and ASTM standards for medical devices a plus
  • Prior work in a laboratory setting is a plus
  • Experience with biological or chemical testing equipment and mammalian cell culture is desired.


Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:

PC; Familiarity with Microsoft Outlook; PowerPoint; Word and Excel. Fax; Scanner.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Naples

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