Lab & Research Technician
Job Code/Title 82761 - H - Lab/Research Technician 1 Position Number HU1365 Working Title Lab & Research Technician Department Internal Medicine Organizational Overview
At VCU, we Make it Real through learning, research, creativity, service and discovery — the hallmarks of the VCU experience. A premier, urban, public research university nationally recognized as one of the best employers for diversity, VCU is a great place to work. It’s a place of opportunity, where your success is supported and your career can thrive. VCU offers employees a generous leave package, career paths for advancement, competitive pay, and an opportunity to do mission-driven work.
Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $12.00 - $18.00 hourly Campus MCV Campus Position Type Hourly Hours/Week Normal work days Normal work hours Job Category Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? Yes - Continuation of this position depends on funding of the grant. Sensitive Position Yes- A pre-employment fingerprint background check will be required. Resource Critical No Description of the Job
• Conduct of molecular biology experiments including western blots, PCR, enzyme analysis, and immunohistochemistry
• Assist in animal handling; mice and rabbits
• Maintain rabbits, and feed them high fat diets, monitor body weight an blood glucose levels
• Maintain the mouse breeding colonies and genotyping those mice
• Other related duties
Experienced in animal handling (mouse and rabbit) as well as basic molecular biology including Western blot, immunohistochemistry, PCR
Preferred Qualifications Job Open Date 04/20/2021 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Additional Information Quick Link https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/105354 Supplemental Questions
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