Lab Tech II

Mirimus, Inc.
Job Location: 
Cold Spring Harbor , New York
Job Description: 

Position Description 

Mirimus, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated, experienced lab technician for an immediate opening. The technician will provide assistance to a Principal Investigator as well as perform a variety of basic research/laboratory tasks. He/she will provide and record complex analysis and interpretation of experiment results and will also be responsible for general laboratory organization and maintenance. The technician may also perform limited troubleshooting and calibrating of instruments.


Position Requirements: 

The successful candidate should have two or more years experience in molecular biological methods. A Bachelor's Degree in a scientific discipline is required. A Master's Degree is preferred. The position requires candidates to be able to perform the following duties:
- Perform molecular biology techniques, such as cloning
- Perform cell culture techniques
- Evaluate data and resolve problems by selecting corrective steps
- Completes projects by assisting project team; attending and participating in
group and project meetings
- Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading
technical publications
- Troubleshoot experiments by themselves
- Complete day to day laboratory duties in a self-directed manner

Priority will be given to those candidates with prior experience in these areas:
- Molecular cloning
- Cell culture techniques
- Cell sorting techniques
- Laboratory animal handing
- Management high throughput pipelines
- Next Gen Sequencing
- Western Blotting techniques and other validation techniques
- Awareness of biotechnology/pharmaceutical regulations in a laboratory
- Prior industrial experience preferred

Contact Information: 

Katharine C. Colgate, PhD
Mirimus, Inc.
1 Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, New York 11724
Phone: (516) 367-5235
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About Our Organization: 

Company Description: Mirimus Inc. is a young startup that has developed innovative technology platforms for rapid production of customized genetically engineered mouse models. It offers unparalleled expertise in methodologies for production of sophisticated models for use at various stages of the drug discovery process or for academic research.