LAB TECHNICIAN

Location
Durham, NC
Posted
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

LAB TECHNICIAN
Biostat & Bioinformatics Chairs Office

Occupational Summary

Perform a variety of routine technical duties in a research laboratory.

Work Performed

The laboratory technician will perform molecular biology assays (such as cloning, gel electrophorisis, cell culture) and computational analyses of high-throughput data (such as PBM, ChIP-seq, RNA-seq, DNase-seq).

Duties:
  • gene cloning and sequencing, PCR, bacterial transformation
  • protein expression and purification, Western blots
  • protein-DNA binding experiments
  • prepare culture media, chemicals, reagents, and solutions
  • compile and document procedures and results
  • maintain laboratory equipment
  • process and analyze protein-DNA binding microarray data
  • process and analyze high-througput sequencing data (ChIP-seq, DNase-seq, RNA-seq)
  • compile and document the results of computational analyses
  • perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein
Perform other tasks and special projects as assigned. Education/Training Work requires a basic science background normally acquired through a high school education.

Experience:
Work requires six months laboratory experience or laboratory coursework. Or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience.

Requisition Number
401243757

Location
Durham

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
399 LAB TECHNICIAN

Job Family Level
04

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Non-exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires a basic science background normally acquired through a high school education.

Experience

Work requires six months laboratory experience or laboratory coursework. OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Auto req ID

88390BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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