Incumbent is primarily responsible for processing laboratory glassware, producing and maintaining fly food inventories, and maintaining sterile tips and tube for laboratories. This includes collecting and transporting glassware from laboratories to the SCRM for processing and then delivering clean glassware back to laboratories. Incumbent is also responsible for processing fly food, tips, and tubes to ensure laboratories have adequate supplies to meet their needs. Processing involves the operation of washers, drying ovens, autoclaves, and a dispensing pump.
High School diploma or equivalent
Must have a valid Class C driver's license, be willing to sign the Instituteâ™s Driver Agreement, and permit the Institute to obtain a copy of individualâ™s motor vehicle driving record.
Must be willing to work in an animal-related research environment.
Satisfactory completion of the Instituteâ™s background investigation.
Willing to sign a confidentiality agreement
This role requires constant adjusting focus, hearing, handling, reaching, seeing, sitting, standing, touching/feeling and working inside.
Salk scientists are dedicated to innovative biological research. The Salk Institute consistently ranks among the leading research institutions in the world for its faculty's contributions and the impact of their findings. Focused both on discovery and on mentoring future generations of researchers, Salk scientists make groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines. "We lead biological research. We prize discovery. Salk is where cures begin."Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, the Salk Institute offers a warm, collegial and collaborative work environment, where employees enjoy a generous benefits program. Social activities on campus encourage interaction as a community.