Research Technician II - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Categories: Research & Laboratory Support
Department: Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
Experience and Education
Two (2) years college with emphasis in coursework in field of assignment and two (2) years of laboratory experience at level of Laboratory Technical Assistant or equivalent.
High school graduation or GED and four (4) years laboratory experience to include two (2) years at level of Laboratory Technical Assistant or equivalent.
Assembles and/or operates various laboratory equipment and apparatus.
Records research data in accordance with prescribed procedures, discussing results with supervisor.
Assists in collection of data for project reports.
Reads literature and confers with supervisor concerning implementation of new procedures.
May plan for, and provide working supervision to, work of laboratory personnel of lower grade engaged in limited phase of research project.
Performs other duties as assigned.
¿ Ability to work well in teams.
¿ Excellent observation skills.
¿ Excellent communication skills.
¿ Job Duties: The person hired for this position will function as a core member of the Amatruda Lab and help with processing of specimens, data entry and quality control. The person hired will also perform staining of patient tissue on frozen or paraffin sections. He or she may participate in research activities and investigation of new methodologies.
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