Benaroya Research Institute

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Lab Technician I

Lab Technician I

Type 
Regular Full-Time
Requisition Number 
2018-1464
Department 
Clinical Core Lab

Responsibilities

The Clinical Core Laboratory (CCL) at BRI provides sample processing, archiving and distribution services for clinical research projects conducted at BRI. While this is not a research position, the CCL’s sample management services are an integral part of the clinical research which takes place at BRI.

Must possess laboratory skills in order to perform responsibilities such as:
• Processing human blood samples for peripheral blood mononuclear cells
• DNA Isolation
• RT PCR - HLA Typing
• Preparation of solutions and buffers
• Managing a Biorepository

Preferred Skills:
• Excellent time management, multitasking
• Experience managing a large database/data entry/record-keeping
• Extensive interpersonal skills - collaborative
• Ability to operate autonomously and prioritize important tasks
• Communication skills (verbal, written)
• Attention to fine detail, extremely organized
• Shipping/receiving of biological substances
• Able to lift 35lbs
• Microsoft Office – Word, Excel

Requirements

Requirements include graduation from High School or equivalent with interest in the sciences. Minimum of one year experience as a Laboratory Aide II or equivalent.  College level biology/chemistry courses preferred.