Title:  Research Technician I

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $12 - $15 per hour
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  3535
Job Purpose

A position is available to assist our routine nutritional research work. The position will follow established procedures for mouse colony maintenance and record results. The position will also perform other job related to laboratory ordering and may assist in preparing biological specimens for analysis. The molecular experiments will include PCR, electrophoresis, pyrosequencing, and CRISPR based gene editing. Experience with in molecular biology is desirable.

Job Duties
  • Prepares and conducts laboratory research experiments.
  • Collects, compiles and analyzes data
  • Conducts literature searches and summarizes information in an appropriate format for a particular study.
  • Documents results of experiments.
  • Selects, evaluates and applies techniques used in routine research.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Associate's degree in a basic science or a related field. Two years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.





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