Abbott Scientist Research and Development in Abbott Park, Illinois

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Position Summary

Conducts research; develops new procedures related to R&D processes

Additional Main Responsibilities

Conducts experiments, accomplishes established milestones and summarizes data, interprets results and draws conclusions.

Recommends options for other project approaches or experiments.

Internal data presentations within R&D organization.

Expertise and Problem Solving: Recognizes and resolves technical problems; evaluates options for complex experimental problems; utilizes analytical instruments.

Project Planning: Participates in project planning and updates; executes project plan; participates in defining project goals; develops timelines; comprehends resource requirements.

Lab Safety: Participates in routine maintenance and lab safety.

Documentation: Appropriately documents experimental procedures and results according to established guidelines.

Accountability/Scope/Budget

Within project - contributes to the definition and timely achievement of goals.

Qualifications

B.S. plus 4 years minimum related lab/industrial experience or M.S. with 2 years minimum relevant experience or Ph.D. in a life or physical science. Basic Computer skills. Knowledge of analytical instruments assigned by supervisor.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email corpjat@abbott.com