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Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Research Technician.
In this role, the successful candidate The NYU High Throughput Biology (HTB) Laboratory is a fee-for-service laboratory operated by the NYU Langone Health (NYULH) as a state-of-the-art shared resource for biomedical researchers. The staff members develop and provide their knowledge and expertise to the research community at NYULH in a broad variety of high throughput applications for cell based and biochemical assays. They work closely with investigators to define optimal experimental design, develop and maintain standards for all service procedures and troubleshooting, and provide guidance and service in data management and analysis. This Research Technician position in the High Throughput Biology Laboratory reports to the Director, HTB. Responsible for performing lab duties, under general supervision as well as more advanced duties under direct supervision. Assists others in all advanced procedures.
Lab Duties - advanced lab duties, under general supervision as well as more advanced duties under direct supervision. Assists senior and supervisory technicians in all advanced procedures. Expected to coordinate the repair and preventive maintenance of lab equipment. Additionally, is expected to assist/perform in experiments using established protocols and procedures, and document/analyze results of experiments. The candidate will spend some effort on lab management and organization, including ordering supplies, stocking reagents and maintaining lab databases
Assist in Developing Procedures - Assists in implementing new procedures and protocols to support experiments. Participates actively in developing, recommending and implementing new approved procedures, or modifications to existing protocols and procedures. Maintains and updates technical knowledge.
Communication/Relationship with Others - Cooperates, communicates and relates well to all levels of Medical Center. Listens carefully to others in order to respond appropriately, answer questions or obtain needed information. Communicates ideas, problems, suggestions, and messages in a timely and effective manner. Maintains the confidentiality of all research information
Judgment/Decision-Making - Is able to recognize problems as they occur; and through the application of appropriate policy/ procedure, determine and/or recommends the appropriate solution. Seeks guidance as necessary for the performance of duties asks appropriate questions when in doubt and utilizes reference sources/materials to endure accuracy. Advises appropriate personnel of situations/problems requiring intervention or follow-up attention.
Provide core users with technical guidance and direction in the operation of various equipment as well as general laboratory practices and safety protocols.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Life Sciences or a related field with one year of experience. Advanced (beyond basic lab training will be accepted in lieu of experience as assessed by the hiring Principal Investigator). Effective oral and written communication skills required.
Preferred Qualifications: A self-motivated individual that is detail-oriented, multi-tasker who can function both independently as well as part of a team is required. Must be able to work and contribute in a highly-collaborative environment on multiple projects concurrently. Excellent organization, time-management, record-keeping, Outstanding interpersonal, customer-based and communication skills are essential. Familiarity with use of web-based applications, databases and Microsoft Excel required.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
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