Department: Laboratory Program: Laboratory Reports To: Laboratory Manager
Bachelor of Science degree in Laboratory Science OR Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, Molecular Biology, Chemistry or related field of study. Must have at least 2-3 years of experience in Basic Research Laboratory techniques. Must have experience with aseptic techniques / tissue culture.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Reports to the manager of the laboratory, and performs all duties and tasks assigned to him/her which include, but are not limited to the following:
Aseptic techniques for basic tissue culture / inventory. Performing routine tests for microbiology technique molecular Biology - Includes, but not limited to: RNA extraction, cDNA Synthesis, PCR, Gel Electrophoresis, Western Blot, ELISA, Electroporation. Maintaining Cells in tissue culture and Imaging cells utilizing the microscope. Assist in Dissections of mice and rats for drug discovery studies.
Attends work regularly and punctually. Available to supervisors and employees during posted work hours. Provides a professional and friendly work environment towards peers and customers. Acts safely and carefully in a laboratory environment, ensuring a safe work environment for all who work in the lab.