The Research Technician will assist the Principal Investigator in conducting research at Wells Center for Pediatric Research. This research includes cellular and molecular biology and biochemistry experiments.
Primary duties and responsibilities:
Perform molecular biology experiments including, but not limited to: cell culture, animal colony maintenance, DNA/RNA extraction and purification, and various cellular and biochemical assays.
General laboratory management duties, including: order lab supplies, maintain inventory and reagents, assist with the maintenance of regulatory monitoring and paperwork (IACUC, IRB, Biosafety, and Laboratory Safety), set up and maintain laboratory equipment, and schedule laboratory meetings and presentations, as needed.
Bachelor's degree in a related field and one year of lab experience.
Combinations of education and related experience may be considered.
Some hands-on laboratory experience and the ability to learn quickly. Ability to function independently and conduct experiments. Ability to problem solve. Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information with a wide diversity of individuals and groups.
Salary Plan: RS
Salary Grade: 07
Job Function: Research
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