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Research Technician III- Levine Cancer Institute

Date: Feb 11, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28203

Company: Atrium Health

Job Req ID: 185554

Position Number: 00166577

Employment Type: Full Time

Shift: Variable/On Call

Shift Details: Monday-Friday, 8a-5p

Standard Hours: 40.00

Department Name: LCI Research Support

Location: Carolinas Medical Center

Location Details:  CMC Main- Cannon Research Laboratory

Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth

 

 

Job Summary
Conducts technical research procedures and provides support to primary investigators, surgical fellows, surgical residents, and the laboratory manager.

Essential Functions
  • Monitors care of research animals, assists with surgical and technical procedures, maintains cultures.
  • Supports animal surgical procedures on animal models and monitors care for animals.
  • Provides technical support to the research director, research investigators, and laboratory manager.
  • Performs data collection, storage, and analysis, including operation, use of and troubleshooting of equipment and software programs.
  • Provides technical support in analysis, preparation, and storage of departmental research data.
  • Updates laboratory and surgical procedures as needed.
  • Performs routine and specific laboratory functions, monitors and maintains laboratory analytical equipment and supplies.
  • Assists in instructing personnel in the proper use of laboratory equipment and procedures.
  • Drafts, edits, amends and renews IACUC protocols.
Physical Requirements
Works in a fast-paced office and laboratory. Requires long periods of standing, sitting, walking, and some lifting. Interacts with persons at several professional levels, including technicians, students, residents, surgical fellows, faculty, and other support staff. Requires handling of laboratory animals. Responsibility to work in a safe manner.

Education, Experience and Certifications
Minimum of Bachelors of Science Degree in Biological Sciences or equivalent combination of experience and education. Additional graduate level training in Immunology and Cell Biology preferred. Masters Degree of Science preferred. Minimum 5 - 7 years documented experience.

 

At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.

 

As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.

 

Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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