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Job #: G285
Posted Date: November 15, 2018
Closes On: Open Until Filled
Job Title: Lab Technician I - Gene Expression Laboratory, Dr. Dannielle Engle
Status: Regular Full Time
Benefits Eligible: Yes
Laboratory/Department: Gene Expression Laboratory
Position Description:

The Gene Expression Laboratory of Assistant Professor Dannielle Engle, PhD is seeking a Lab Technician to be a part of a multi-disciplinary team working to identify novel therapeutic strategies and diagnostic indicators for pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer. The successful candidate will perform tasks and experiments to support the research priorities of the lab. Primary responsibilities include mouse colony maintenance, laboratory inventory and organization, record keeping.

Education:

Required:

  • Undergraduate coursework in life sciences or equivalent work experience.
Experience:

Preferred:

  • Prior experience in a laboratory setting.
Special Requirements:
  • Must be willing to work in an animal-related research environment.
  • Must pass background investigation.
  • Must be willing to sign a confidentiality agreement.
Physical Requirements:

This position requires constant adjusting focus, grasping, hearing, keying, seeing, sitting, talking, analyzing, calculating, communicating, reading, reasoning, writing, working inside, confined areas and exposure to animals.