Research Technician I

Stony Brook, NY
Jul 08, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description

Research Technician I-1701296

Required Qualifications: (As Evidenced by an Attached Resume)

Associate's degree. One (1) year of full time experience in a laboratory. Familiarity with general analytical techniques used in sample preparation: pipetting, measuring volumes, weighting and centrifugation. Must be detail-oriented with capability of following written SOP's and have experience with Excel. Training will be provided.

Preferred Qualifications:

Additional knowledge of basic laboratory techniques: pipetting, volume and weight measurements, centrifugation. Knowledge of basic laboratory terminology and equipment. Ability to handle and process samples: cells, tissue homogenates, whole blood, plasma. Ability to keep records and manage computer database using Excel and other related programs. Ability to communicate effectively and work well with others.

Brief Description of Duties:

  • Sample extraction.
  • Basic laboratory techniques.
  • Drying sample extracts.
  • Other general lab duties.
  • Other duties As assigned.

Special Notes: FLSA Nonexempt position, eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.

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About Stony Brook:

Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University’s entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, the six Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children’s, with more than 160 pediatric specialists, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

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Official Job Title: Research Technician I
Job Field: Administrative & Professional (non-Clinical)
Primary Location: US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area: Office of Scientific Affaris/School of Medicine-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Schedule: Full-time Day Shift 8:30am - 5:00pmOffice of Scientific Affaris/School of Medicine-The Research Foundation for The State University of New York at Stony Brook
Posting Start Date: Jul 7, 2017
Posting End Date: Jul 21, 2017, 10:59:00 PM
Salary: $28,000-$32,000 / Annual @ 1.0 FTE CWE
Salary Grade: N4


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