Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Part time (60%) position whose purpose is to assist 3 PIs with laboratory administrative duties.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities:
Processing orders for 3 laboratories including:
Placing orders requested by lab members,
Tracking spending on PIs grants,
Working with vendors to negotiate favorable rates,
Contacting vendors to identify substitutes or ETAs when items are backordered or no longer available
Working with financial administrators to identify spending that can be adjusted as needed
Maintain paperwork such as invoices for auditing purposes
Keep clear records for orders accessible by all PIs and lab members
Maintain laboratory equipment:
Keeping service contracts up to date and scheduling PMs and maintenance as needed
Performing regular cleaning routines on instruments as needed
Examples of such instrument include freezers, cryostats, centrifuges, flow cytometers, etc.
Assisting with primary cell culture as needed from PIs – including tissue processing, cell isolation, and culture in preparation of other lab members experiments
Assisting with clinical sample processing to support PIs clinical research. Examples include centrifuging and collecting serum and plasma, isolating PBMCs from peripheral blood, and isolating DNA from whole blood samples
Assisting as needed with various other misc. laboratory tasks that are both administrative and experimental in nature.
Minimum Qualifications (mandatory):
High School Diploma/GED and some college coursework in the Biological Sciences required.
Requires minimum of one year of related laboratory experience.
Experience with Hopkins SAP ordering and financial system.
Three (3) year related laboratory experience preferred (including experience with mammalian cell culture).
Classified Title: Laboratory Coordinator Working Title: Laboratory Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CD Starting Salary Range: $16.26-$22.35 per hour (commensurate with experience) Employee group: Part-time Schedule: Monday, Wednesday, Friday/24hrs a week Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 10003522-SOM Neuro Neuroimmunology Personnel area: School of Medicine
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