Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Under the general supervision of a senior manager and faculty laboratory director, the Research Technologist will assist with the daily operation and maintenance of flow cytometers within the flow core laboratory and help to expand the range of services which will include performing routine flow cytometry acquisition on animal, human fluids and/or tissue or cultured cell lines and evolve into executing and trouble-shooting both analytical and sorting experiments.
Duties and responsibilities
Daily operation of state of the art, multi-dimensional cell sorters, including start-up, quality control and monitoring of performance
Daily punctuality and commitment to working hours are required
Basic instrument maintenance
Scheduling and billing of core users
Data archival and retrieval
Inventorying and Ordering reagents
General lab maintenance and safety compliance
Additional responsibilities may be incorporated as expertise is acquired
Supervision of Others:
Equipment, Machine, or Tool Requirements:
General computer skills, with experience with Microsoft Office
Required: Bachelor's Degree in biological sciences, chemistry or related field.
Some related post-undergraduate experience in a comparable laboratory, or a significant independent research project, not related to normal course requirements preferred.
Special Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities / Competencies:
Good verbal and written skills are required, as is a basic knowledge of computer science.
Prior experience with DiVa software is helpful but not required.
Classified Title: Research Technologist Working Title: Research Technologist Role/Level/Range: ACRO40/E/02/CC Starting Salary Range: $14.14 - $19.44 Employee group: Full Time Schedule: M-F 8:30am- 5:00pm Exempt Status: Non-Exempt Location: 04-MD:School of Medicine Campus Department name: 10002927-Cancer Immunology Lab Research Personnel area: School of Medicine
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