Working under general supervision of Principal Investigator, and in accordance with established hospital policies and procedures, conducts a variety of routine experiments where methodologies are clearly established. Calculates, transcribes, and analyzes data using basic statistics. May perform literature searches under direction of supervisor.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under general supervision, prepares bacterial and mammalian samples for HPLC, GC-MS, MALDI-TOF and LC-MS/MS analysis.
Prepares and maintains bacterial and mammalian cell cultures.
May prepare radioactive and non-radioactive samples for lipid analysis.
Record data, summarizes, and analyzes results using basic statistics.
Prepares laboratory reagents, chemicals, instruments and equipment.
Maintains supplies inventory in accordance with departmental procedures.
Discusses progress of work regularly with supervisor.
All other duties, as assigned.
BS in chemistry/biological science is required. Experience and coursework in analytical chemistry, organic chemistry and/or biochemistry is preferred.
New graduate with relevant course or project work.
Good organizational skills, detail oriented
Sound degree of computer literacy
Ability to methodically record data and to analyze data using basic statistics
Ability to perform a variety of routine tests and prioritize work
Good interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to demonstrate professionalism
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