As a Senior Research Technician you will perform research activities in collaboration with internal/external personnel to complete science-based projects. You will normally receive detailed instructions while making observations, analyzing data and interpreting results according to laboratory procedures. The Senior Research Technician will provide support to all technical/research staff and postdocs.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments with a keen eye for detail
Action oriented and eager to take on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
Prepare laboratory equipment, instruments, solutions, stains, assays and other supplies as instructed for research experiments.
Be involved in work with culture and/or cell separation methods; electrophoretic separations: assays (e.g., RIA, TIA, ELISA); basic biology or other specialized science techniques depending on the lab.
Operate lab equipment such as centrifuges, pH meters, analytical balancers, scintillation counters, spectrophotometers, light microscopes and other equipment as instructed.
Be involved in animal handling requiring injection of animals, collection/harvesting of tissues, fluids; animal autopsies in order to make chemical identification and conduct analyses.
Respond to and completes tasks as instructed by the P.I. and staff associated with designated research projects by carrying out the requested activities.
Provide assistance with other on-going research for peers and research personnel in the laboratory by completing tasks related to the projects within the deadline specified.
Perform necessary analysis and calculations, records data and writes reports on research findings.
Respond to and produces reports comprising of the requested statistics for the study as requested by the laboratory head and members of the research team.
Purchase equipment and materials for the laboratory.
Assist Administrative Assistant in generation of purchase order information for supplies and equipment by gathering information for online purchase
You need :
Bachelor's in Biology or closely related major with 3+ years related experience or Master's with at least 1 year of related experience.#L
Internal Number: 2019-34542
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