Rutgers, New Jersey Medical School is seeking a Temporary Research Assistant for Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine. Under the direction of the Principal Investigator (PI), Dr. Junichi Sadoshima, the Temporary Research Assistant will assist with lab organization and management.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Lab organization and management includes but not limited to preparing buffers and solutions for general use, glassware upkeep, refilling tip boxes, etc.
Assist with maintaining inventory of supplies.
Routine lab maintenance.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Prefers science majors.
Must possess good organization and documentation skills and must demonstrate good communication skills in English.
Must be able to quickly learn new techniques and work independently, with careful attention to detail.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
PHYSICALDEMANDS: This position involves prolonged sitting, with occasional standing and walking. Some stooping, reaching and bending. Occasional lifting of 20 pounds to a height of 6½ feet. Hearing and speech capabilities necessary to communicate with scientists, faculty, students, visitors, staff and outside organizations in person, by e-mail and on the telephone. Vision capable of viewing computer monitors, calculators, charts, forms, text and numbers for prolonged periods.
WORKENVIRONMENT: Must be available to work flexible hours on short notice, including overtime and some weekends and holidays. May need to work with radioactive materials.
Salary: $14 per hour
Posting Number: 19ST4716
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 105315
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