Laboratory Technician

Employer
Texas A&M University Corpus Christi
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Nov 17, 2020
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time



Job Title
Laboratory Technician

Agency
Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi

Department
Harte Research Institute

Proposed Minimum Salary
Commensurate

Job Location
Corpus Christi, Texas

Job Type
Staff

Job Description

Description:

The Laboratory Technician is expected to contribute in many ways to research projects in the Coastal Conservation and Restoration Ecology Lab, including carrying out procedures and recording results for field and laboratory work related to Eastern Oysters.

Responsibilities:
  • Attend project meetings.
  • Collect and analyze field and laboratory data.
  • Maintain accurate data records.
  • Summarize project results.
  • Prepare presentations, reports and manuscripts for submission to granting agencies and scientific journals.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Qualifications:
  • Associate's degree in Biology or related environmental science field.
  • One (1) year of experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Field and/or Laboratory experience with Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica).
  • Experience in Invertebrate and Plankton Identification and Classification.
  • Experience in transect sampling.
  • Knowledgeable in ArcGIS, SPSS, and SAS.
  • Ability to travel as needed for the collection of samples and other data.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree in Biology or related environmental science field.
  • Proficient in ArcGIS, SPSS, and SAS.
  • Current valid scuba diving certification.


All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.


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