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Research Technician I

Organization
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Job Location
One Bungtown Road
Human Resources
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724
United States
Job Description

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, located on Long Island, New York, is presently seeking a Research Technician I, with previous experience working in a laboratory environment, to help with in vivo therapeutic studies.

The candidate will be responsible for the daily care of our mouse models of pancreatic cancer and for helping to perform preclinical animal studies to test new treatments for this deadly cancer. Job duties will include mouse colony management, including mouse handling, weaning, and tail clipping. The candidate will also be responsible for administering therapeutic agents, performing survival surgeries, and performing necropsies on our mouse models. Additional responsibilities will include ordering supplies needed for studies, operating equipment, such as our ultrasound imager, performing wet bench work, such as immunohistochemical staining, keeping meticulous study records, helping to organize the laboratory, and maintaining lab databases.

The Tuveson Laboratory is interested in uncovering biological pathways and identifying novel therapeutic approaches for pancreatic cancer. To this end, we utilize both organoid and mouse models of pancreatic cancer.

Requirements

Education: Successful candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree in a life science

Skills & Experience: Familiarity with basic Mendelian Genetics concepts and with common computer software programs including Microsoft Word and Excel is required. Experience handling mice is a plus. The successful candidate will also possess excellent organizational, analytical and communication skills, will be willing to take initiative, and will be able to work effectively and productively in a team-oriented environment while maintaining a strong sense of integrity.

Work locations include the main CSHL campus and the CSHL Genome Research Center in Woodbury. This position may require occasional duties on weekends and holidays, and the candidate will need to be able to travel freely between the Woodbury and main CSHL campus (a 15 minute drive).

We offer a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package.

For immediate consideration, please apply online to the position found here: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/16902 Posting ID: 02636-R

Founded in 1890, CSHL has helped shape contemporary biomedical research and education with today’s research endeavors encompassing cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. CSHL is a private, not-for-profit institution in New York and has been home to eight Nobel Prize winners. Today, CSHL’s multidisciplinary scientific community is bolstered by more than 600 researchers and its Scientific Meetings & Courses Program, which hosts more than 9,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campus. For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVERRA CONTRACTOR

How to Apply

Education: Successful candidates should possess a Bachelor’s degree in a life science

Skills & Experience: Familiarity with basic Mendelian Genetics concepts and with common computer software programs including Microsoft Word and Excel is required. Experience handling mice is a plus. The successful candidate will also possess excellent organizational, analytical and communication skills, will be willing to take initiative, and will be able to work effectively and productively in a team-oriented environment while maintaining a strong sense of integrity.

Work locations include the main CSHL campus and the CSHL Genome Research Center in Woodbury. This position may require occasional duties on weekends and holidays, and the candidate will need to be able to travel freely between the Woodbury and main CSHL campus (a 15 minute drive).

We offer a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package.

For immediate consideration, please apply online to the position found here: https://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/16902 Posting ID: 02636-R

Founded in 1890, CSHL has helped shape contemporary biomedical research and education with today’s research endeavors encompassing cancer, neuroscience, plant biology and quantitative biology. CSHL is a private, not-for-profit institution in New York and has been home to eight Nobel Prize winners. Today, CSHL’s multidisciplinary scientific community is bolstered by more than 600 researchers and its Scientific Meetings & Courses Program, which hosts more than 9,000 scientists from around the world each year on its campus. For more information about CSHL, please visit us at www.cshl.edu

CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. VEVERRA CONTRACTOR

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