High school diploma or equivalent and 3 years of related experience
Bachelor's degree in related field. Experience working in a laboratory. Experience setting up and conducting experiments in field or lab. Experience working with zebra fish.
The department of Genetics, Development and Cell Biology in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Iowa State University is seeking applicants for a Research Technician II to work in the zebrafish research facility and the research laboratory.
Summary Responsible for coordinating the testing of samples. Monitors and maintains lab equipment. Troubleshoots issues in the lab.
Example of Duties â¢ Performs a variety of tests requiring a high degree of proficiency. â¢ Collects, analyzes, and processes laboratory samples or research data. â¢ Troubleshoots problems and recommends solutions. â¢ Determines testing methods for non-standardized test. â¢ Cleans, sanitizes, maintains, and operates lab equipment. â¢ Assists scientists with research and record findings in the field or lab. â¢ Maintains sample tracking. Â
Regular with Term Appointment (Fixed Term)
Proposed End Date or Length of Term:
December 31, 2021
Number of Months Employed Per Year:
12 Month Work Period
Pay Rate Type:
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Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
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