Life Science Career Fair

Organization
HireLifeScience.com
Job Location
Edison, NJ
Job Description

On September 29, 2015 HireLifeScience.com will be hosting our annual HireLifeScience.com Career Fair. The HireLifeScience.com Career Fair 2015 will take place at Raritan Center - New Jersey Convention & Exposition Center in Edison, NJ. There will be no recruiting agencies participating in this event, making it one of the few times candidates will meet exclusively with direct employers from the life science industries. This means direct access with the exact contacts that will do the interviewing and no middle men! 

Attending Companies:
Novo Nordisk, Inc. ***Platinum Sponsor***
Covance *Silver Sponsor*
Actavis, Inc. *Silver Sponsor*
AstraZeneca *Silver Sponsor*
MedImmune
LifeCell
Acorda Therapeutics
Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation (MTF)
Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI)
Johnson & Johnson
DSM Nutritional Products
Amneal Pharmaceuticals, LLC
Medidata
Catalent Pharma Solutions
Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
More to come...

Required qualifications to attend:

Candidates must possess a 4 year life science related degree and 2 years professional experience working for a Life Science related company. You may pre-register for the event at http://www.hirelifescience.com/career/default.aspx. An invitation to attend will be sent if the minimum qualifications are met.

A general overview of job categories companies will be hiring for:
-Bioinformatics
-Clinical Research
-Laboratory
-Manufacturing
-Medical Device
-Regulatory Affairs
-Research & Development
-Pharmaceutical/Medical Device Sales & Marketing
-Pharmaceutical IT

Applicable fields include but are not limited to: 

Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Clinical Research- Drug safety, Laboratory- Animal/Veterinary, Laboratory - QA, Laboratory - QC, Laboratory - Validation, Manufacturing, Process Development, Medical Communications, Medical Device, Regulatory Affairs, All Biology, All Chemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Biomedical Engineer, Bioprocess Development, Biotherapeutics, Cell Biology, cGMP, Chemical Engineer, Electrical engineer, Genetics, Immunology, Mechanical Engineer, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Oncology, Pathology, Pharmacology, Synthetic Chemistry, Toxicology, Sales and Marketing, Business Development, Client Services, Medical Liaison, Product Management, Pharmacokinetics, Virology...

How to Apply

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