University of North Texas Health Science Center - Research Specialist

Fort Worth
Jun 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Institute for Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease at the UNTHSC is seeking to hire a Research Specialist to join their team. Responsibilities of the position include but are not limited to:* Scheduling.* Maintaining inventory.* Ordering.* Assist biological and medical scientist in laboratory.* Pre & post purchase tracking.* Small animal surgery.* Animal handling.* Analyze experimental data.* Set-up, adjust, calibrate, clean, maintain and troubleshoot laboratory and field equipment.* Measure or weigh compounds and solutions for use in testing.* Conduct research and assist in the conduct of research, including the collection of information and samples.* Keep detailed logs of all work related activities.* Maintenance and monitoring.* Making solutions.* Maintain lab cleanliness.* Maintain drug log for controlled substances.* Work well in a group setting time management.* Knowledgeable of rules and regulations governing use of animals, controlled substance and lab safety.The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.