This is a grant funded position and is not eligible for severance pay.
Biomedical engineering is a discipline of growing importance in society and is a vital and growing part not only of the Boston area but also of the whole US territory infrastructure - industry, academics, and hospitals. Established at Tufts University in September 2002, the Biomedical Engineering Department is located in the Science and Technology Center (4 Colby Street, Medford, MA), a state-of-the-art research and teaching facility, which also houses the cutting-edge interdisciplinary research activities of the Tissue Engineering Resource Center.
The Research Technician assists in the design, construction and daily/ weekly lab maintenance tasks in running small devices and bioreactor systems, as well as standardized assays in support of these systems that are widely used in the lab.
Minimum requirement is a B.S. in biomedical engineering or bioengineering or related background.
Some biological laboratory experience is required.
Background in device design and fabrication and device maintenance of function under sterile conditions helpful.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Medford/Somerville
Organization: Biomedical Engineering
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Sep 4, 2020, 6:00:24 PM
Internal Number: 20001514
About Tufts University
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