Johns Hopkins University Laboratory Technician in Baltimore, Maryland

Laboratory Technician

Range: CB

Level: 2

Salary: $11.95 - $16.43/Hour

Status: Full Time

School: School of Medicine

Location: School of Medicine Campus

Location City: Baltimore

Location State: MD

Resume Required for Application: Yes

Area of Interest: Research / Lab

General Description

We are seeking a motivated laboratory technician to join our group focused on epigenetics within the Department of Surgery at Johns Hopkins University.

The candidate will use basic understanding of theory behind experiments and applies basic analytical skills to implement assigned projects. The candidate will have the opportunity to interact with both basic scientists and clinicians within Oncology, Surgery and Medicine at Johns Hopkins.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Follows established procedures or protocols and utilizes aseptic technique to perform experiments which may include: basic tissue culture, DNA synthesis, immunoassays, basic molecular biology, light microscopy, or other specialized bioengineering sciences techniques.

May identify and resolve common problems involved in routine research assays. Operates lab computers for data entry.

Maintains accurate data records. Monitors inventory levels, orders materials and supply in accordance with established policies and procedures.

Must be able to communicate well and work with teams.

Qualifications

High school diploma/GED with some science coursework required. Certificate from technical institute or internship experience preferred.Experience with Excel; database management.

Must have good interpersonal skills and organization skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in FilemakerPro is preferred. Prior laboratory experience is preferred.