Senior Technician

Columbia University

United States

August 18, 2021

Description

Senior Technician

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  • Requisition no: 516094
  • Work type: Full Time
  • Location: Medical Center
  • School/Department: Pharmacology
  • Grade: Technical Grade 5
  • Categories: Research (Lab and Non-Lab)
  • Position Summary

    The Senior Technician will assist lab members with research activities, including laboratory-based research, provide research support to a molecular biology laboratory that is focused on the analysis of genetically engineered mouse models of cancer and general running of the laboratory. The primary role of the Senior Technician will provide support for studies related to mouse husbandry and translational research studies using mouse models. In addition, the Senior Technician will provide research support to a molecular biology laboratory to assist in maintaining histology needs.

    Responsibilities

    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assist lab members with research activities including laboratory-based research, activities related to histological and immunohistochemically analyses, lab safety and compliance, and general running of the laboratory.
  • Conduct experiments according to written directions, assisting in collecting samples and preparing lab solutions and/or cultures.
  • S/he will conduct experiments independently according to written directions, assisting in collecting samples and preparing lab solutions and/or cultures.
  • Maintain lab notebooks and records, including set-up experiments, record results, and maintain scientific records.
  • S/he will assist in lab management with supervision.
  • Manage mouse colony (800 + cages), monitor mouse health with the assistance of veterinarians
  • Train junior technicians in the laboratory
  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or at least one and one-half years of related experience or equivalent in education, training and experience
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in mouse husbandry and studies using mouse models is strongly preferred.
  • Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

    Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.

    Applications open: Jul 13 2021 Eastern Daylight Time Applications close:

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