Research Tech I 10/10/2017
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Req ID: 14421
Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time
Entry-level research technical position. Participates in a planned research project by performing research protocols and experimental procedures under direct supervision. Exercises some discretion and judgment in execution and interpretation of experiments, and of data derived.
* Performs routine tests under the direction of principal investigator or supervisor
* Performs research procedures on experimental samples as directed
* Records and checks results for completeness and accuracy
* Performs calculations and maintains appropriate log books and lab notebooks
* Performs tasks that may require familiarity with fundamental techniques and equipment
* Assists with planning specific research protocols and procedures
* May sterilize & clean glassware and dispose of specimens, media and other materials (using appropriate procedures)
* Assists in care & maintenance of equipment
* Compiles information from lab notebooks and Journals
* Attends courses, seminars, and lab meetings to expand knowledge of research and laboratory techniques
* Maintains a log of work performed, compiles and helps analyze data, prepares charts, graphs, and results of studies
* Conducts literary searches as directed
REQUIRED LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS, REGISTRATIONS
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
* Associate s degree
* Relevant classroom or laboratory experience required
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The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.