Laboratory Technician

Bethesda, Maryland
May 13, 2022
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

We are currently searching for a Laboratory Technician to provide support to the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This opportunity is a full-time position with MSC and it is on-site in Bethesda, MD.


Duties & Responsibilities
  • Maintain proper experimental and procedural records
  • Tissue and sample processing for downstream applications
  • Cell fluorescence staining and data collection by flow cytometry
  • ELISA and Luminex assays of collected samples
  • Tissue preparation and fluorescence staining for confocal microscopy
  • Bacterial burden quantification of tissues by agar plate dilutions
  • Handle bacterial cultures and stocks, preparing new stocks when necessary
  • Perform in vitro cell culturing and bacterial killing/growth assays
  • Assist in SOP development and ASP amendments
  • Work in a BSL-3 high containment environment
  • Work in an Animal BSL-3 high containment environment
  • Yearly BSL3 laboratory decontamination
  • BSL3 laboratory space and equipment maintenance
  • Attend lab meetings and departmental seminars


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biology or related discipline required.
  • Minimum two (2) to three (3) years of related experience, preferably in a BSL-3 high-containment laboratory.
  • Willingness and ability to work flexible hours when experimental needs require it.
  • Effective communication skills working in a team atmosphere.


Company Description

Dovel Technologies and its Family of Companies (Medical Science & Computing and Ace Info Solutions) was acquired in October 2021.


Guidehouse is a leading global provider of consulting services to the public sector and commercial markets, with broad capabilities in management, technology, and risk consulting. By combining our public and private sector expertise, we help clients address their most complex challenges and navigate significant regulatory pressures focusing on transformational change, business resiliency, and technology-driven innovation. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and digital services, we create scalable, innovative solutions that help our clients outwit complexity and position them for future growth and success. The company has more than 12,000 professionals in over 50 locations globally. Guidehouse is a Veritas Capital portfolio company, led by seasoned professionals with proven and diverse expertise in traditional and emerging technologies, markets, and agenda-setting issues driving national and global economies.


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