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Jackson Laboratory Overview

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Website www.jax.org
Headquarters Bar Harbor, ME
Size 1001 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1929
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Harlan, Charles River Development
The Jackson Laboratory was into genetics before genetics was cool. Founded in 1929, the not-for-profit organization is a leading researcher of human diseases, their causes, and their potential cures. Much of its research into mammalian genetics is focused on mice, which share a ... More

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Jackson Laboratory President & CEO Dr. Edison T. Liu
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    Current Employee - Custodial Supervisor in Bar Harbor, ME
    Current Employee - Custodial Supervisor in Bar Harbor, ME
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    I have been working at Jackson Laboratory (More than 10 years)


    good jobs and good advancement


    there are over 1400 peple working there

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    Bioinformatics Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bar Harbor, ME
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    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at Jackson Laboratory (Bar Harbor, ME) in December 2014.


    I applied to jax in october for computational bioinformarics position. After a week, i had been contacted from hr department. Interview lasted 20 minutes asking me about my background, future plans and why jackson After two weeks, contacted by hiring manager who is in charge of Computational group for telephone intetview. Asked about my projects and few technical questions After a week, I got invitation for an onsite interview at bar harbor site. Jax arranged hotel and travel. Interview started at 7.30am and ended at 7.30 pm with dinner. Interacted with nearly 20 people in group with one-one and group panel interviews. Finally hiring manager asked me to send recommendations. Interviews were primarily about past skills and hr questions Still hasn't heard after a month. Most likely they choose another candidate

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