The Drosophila Genomics Resource Center (DGRC) at Indiana University Bloomington is seeking an Hourly Research Assistant to join its team. The DGRC is a dynamic and heavily used repository for Drosophila genomic (DNA vectors and clones) and cell lines that serves researchers worldwide.
The Drosophila Genomics Resource Center (DGRC) needs a meticulous and dependable part-time laboratory assistant to help with the routine maintenance of the center.
Duties include: shipping domestic and international orders, laboratory maintenance, collecting flies, filling liquid nitrogen tanks and other laboratory duties (cell culture, DNA preparations and analysis), depending on qualifications.
High school diploma or GED.
Ability to effectively communicate and exchange information.
Bachelor's degree in Biology.
Working Conditions / Demands
Lifting heavy equipment greater than 10 pounds.
Salary Plan: HR
Salary Grade: HR
Job Function: Temporary Hourly
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