Under general supervision, lab support includes performing tasks and experiments in support of academic research projects. Primary responsibilities include lab maintenance such as ordering, stocking, sterilization of materials and preparation of solutions. Secondary responsibilities include molecular biology techniques.
Pursuit of a degree in one of the sciences.
Able to work a flexible schedule based on research needs and deadlines. Must be willing to submit to a personal background check.
This position requires constant standing, seeing, hearing, calculating, communicating and working inside.
Salk scientists are dedicated to innovative biological research. The Salk Institute consistently ranks among the leading research institutions in the world for its faculty's contributions and the impact of their findings. Focused both on discovery and on mentoring future generations of researchers, Salk scientists make groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of cancer, aging, Alzheimer's, diabetes and infectious diseases by studying neuroscience, genetics, cell and plant biology, and related disciplines. "We lead biological research. We prize discovery. Salk is where cures begin."Overlooking the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla, the Salk Institute offers a warm, collegial and collaborative work environment, where employees enjoy a generous benefits program. Social activities on campus encourage interaction as a community.