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Job #: R-00007949
Location: Beavercreek, OH
Category: Laboratory Scientist
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Health

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Research Toxicologist II to support the Naval Medical Research Unit Dayton, OH. This role is contingent upon award.
- Design and conduct scientific research on the toxicological effects of exposure to chemicals/mixtures, often in combination with extreme environmental hazards or stressors, to include temperature, humidity, altitude, vibrations, and noise, and/or physical demand.
- Utilize animal models to evaluate the short- and long-term health and performance effects of acute and chronic exposure to chemicals, mixtures, environmental hazards and stressors and/or physical demand.
- Provide scientific expertise in the field of toxicology with regard to one or multiple organ systems, including dermal, intestinal, pulmonary/respiratory, neurological/cognitive and developmental and reproductive effects.
- Identify, devise, propose and execute military relevant studies and collect data from animal subjects (primarily rodent).
- Perform risk assessments based on collected toxicological data.
- Assist other investigators in the design and execution of research protocols on animal, human and cellular toxicology and physiology and performance issues of interest to the Navy.
- Develop (and/or assist in the development) of technical reports, presentations, and publications.
- Prepare (and/or assist in the preparation) of proposal applications for other toxicological, physiological, psychological, medical, and performance studies.

Basic Requirements:

Ability to obtain Secret Security Clearance

Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 years or prior relevant experience. 7 years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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