Summer Laboratory Technician / Research Technician

Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation Oklahoma City , OK 73113

Posted 1 week ago

The Zhao lab is looking to hire a Summer Research Technician, this person is expected to perform routine laboratory procedures according to standardized protocols and report results. Receive instructions for each assignment and has the ability to implement the directions. This position provides an excellent opportunity to learn mouse genetics and molecular techniques. It also allows the individual to gain experience in general lab management.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing mouse colonies: updating strain database, setting up breeders and genotyping by PCRs

  • Euthanizing animals and preparing tissue

  • Making common buffer/solutions and maintaining lab stocks of chemicals

  • Ordering reagents for the lab

OMRF is an independent, not-for-profit biomedical research institute adjacent to the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) campus in Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City offers a dynamic and flourishing downtown area, with low cost of living, short commute times and a diversified economy.

OMRF's excellence can only be fully realized by individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to these values. OMRF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.

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