Job Code: 5638Job Grade: A18 The Stanford Cardiothoracic Surgery department is seeking to hire a Life Science Technician 1 (LST1). The LST will work with mammalian tissue cultures under Standard University approved protocols and will create laboratory buffers and reagents. The position also requires accurate record keeping of experiments and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
Extracting DNA/RNA from cell cultures
Mammalian tissue culture work (making media, splitting cells, harvesting cells)
Operating imaging automation technologies
Troubleshooting and testing of developmental workflows
Review literature on an ongoing basis to remain current with new procedures and related research
Maintain detailed records of experiments.
Help orient and train new staff or students
Other duties may also be assigned, such as ordering reagents
At least 1 year of laboratory experience or equivalent training (e.g., one year of college science)
Excellent organizational and computer skills
Ability to following detailed instructions and maintain accurate records
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse group of staff
Must have good communication skills
Experience in biology or medical research desired
Location: School of Medicine, Stanford, California, United States Schedule: Classification Level:
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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