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Developmental Biology
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Developmental Biology
Job Type/Schedule
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week. Hours are generally normal business hours but may vary due to the timing for experiments and other research activity deadlines.
Department Name/Job Location
This position is in the Department of Developmental Biology. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Essential Functions
Position assists with the technical aspects of studies and experiments including documentation and preparation of materials.
1. Assists with research studies, experiments and assays including collection of data, preparation of solutions and set-up and maintenance of equipment.
2. Uses basic molecular biology skills to generate new reagents (clones and transgenic animals).
3. Performs data entry and maintains data files on research.
4. Prepares tissue samples and reagents.
5. Complies with established safety procedures and maintains required documentation on laboratory and specimen conditions.
6. Assists with general lab maintenance and cleaning.
Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree and up to 1 year of experience in a laboratory setting or equivalent combination of education and experience equaling 4 years required.
Preferred Qualifications
* Experience in animal husbandry.
* Experience with immunohistochemistry and microscopy.
* Solid computer skills for data processing including Excel, Creative Suite, and Image J.
* Previous experience generating figures is a big plus.
* Demonstrated ability to work independently and communicate with laboratory staff and investigators.
* Ability to maintain complete and organized records/reports.
* Working knowledge of computer software and general lab equipment.
Salary Range
The hiring range for this position is $13.79 - $18.62 per hour.
This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at to view a summary of benefits.
Applicant Special Instructions
* Works in laboratory environment with potential exposure to biological, chemical and radioactive hazards.
* Must be physically able to wear protective equipment.
* Must be able to provide standard care to research animals.
EOE Statement
Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
*Job Title:* Research Technician II - Developmental Biology - 40317
*Job ID:* 40317
*Location:* Medical School
*Full/Part Time:* Full-Time
*Regular/Temporary:* Regular

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