University of Virginia Laboratory Technician 2 in Charlottesville, Virginia
The Robert M. Berne Cardiovascular Research Center at the University of Virginia is currently seeking a Laboratory Technician 2 with a background in general to advanced lab organization and procedures. Duties include but are not limited to: organizing and ordering of common supplies for the lab; tracking and resolving issues with purchase orders an invoices; oversight of biohazard waste accumulation and pick up; involvement in lab inspections and other regulatory compliance-related issues; responsible for equipment maintenance and service; organizing and evaluating data; cleaning of glassware: preparation of buffers and of DNA from patient specimens; histological staining of mouse tissues; PCR analysis of RNA transcripts in biological samples; and occasional work in the mouse room (weaning and genotyping).
Qualified applicants must have an Associate's Degree or higher, and a minimum of two years' experience (may include student experience) demonstrating general wet lab techniques. A Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering or Cell/Molecular Biology is preferred, and may substitute for required experience.
This position is restricted and contingent on funding. Currently funding exists for approximately one year.
Priority review of applications will begin on March 4, 2021, but the position will remain open until filled.
EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and search for requisition # R0021944. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, and address). The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box.
INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for requisition # R0021944. Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, and address). The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box.
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