Job Title:  Associate Scientist I

Req ID:  42715
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Pomezia, RM, IT, 00071


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

We are looking for an Associate Scientist to join our team based in Pomezia (Rome). The Associate Scientist is responsible for supporting and assisting in conducting research and working in the practical development of products for unique applications.  This position is lab-based, responsible for assisting in the design and execution of experiments, analysing and interpreting the data, and reporting on the results.


  1. Carries out assigned projects, laboratory work, and data analysis under the direction of a supervisor
  2. Operates and maintains laboratory equipment
  3. Works under supervision with direct instructions
  4. Carries out routine and semi-routine tasks independently
  5. Understands and complies with accepted laboratory and safety procedures
  6. Demonstrates excellent laboratory technique
  7. Assists in writing test plans and reports

Education Degree

Bachelor's Degree in Biological Science or Biology

Required Experience

1-2 years of related laboratory experience


  1. Demonstrated experience working successfully in a team environment.
  2. Maintains a level of technical knowledge consistent with current scientific literature and best practices.
  3. Assure efficient laboratory operation through acquisition and inventory control of consumables lab supplies.  
  4. Complies with established protocols and within regulatory and laboratory requirements.
  5. Understands and complies with accepted laboratory and safety procedures.
  6. Demonstrates good writing skills for: SOPs and their revisions, Test plans/protocolsLaboratory reportsOOS reports.
  7. Maintains a laboratory notebook and documents laboratory data accurately and timely
  8. Demonstrates oral communication skills​​​​​​​

Working conditions

Our offer consists of a fixed-term contract, since it is a maternity leave replacement.

Additional Informations

We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status,  sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by state or local law.


STERIS is a leading global provider of products and services that support patient care with an emphasis on infection prevention.  WE HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD by providing innovative healthcare, life sciences and dental products and services. STERIS is a $5 billion, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 17,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  

Req ID:  42715
Job Category:  Research & Development/Scientific

Pomezia, RM, IT, 00071

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