RESEARCH TECHNICIAN III
Job Summary Incumbent will be responsible for support of BSL-2 laboratory activities. Incumbent is responsible for the laboratory support duties such as washing and autoclaving glassware, routine and preventative maintenance of lab equipment. The incumbent will be responsible for preparing culture media, reagents, buffers and other solutions. Incumbent will be expected to order, stock and inventory supplies as needed; maintain a clean and sterile lab environment; assist with administration duties such as package shipping and receiving, mail retrieval, answering phones and processing visitors. Incumbent will perform cell culture, media supernatant harvesting, protein protein purification, western blots, protein quantification, ELISA, and viral assays. Incumbent must have good communication skills and will report directly to the Director, who is the Prinicipal Investigator and as a fully productive, cooperative team member. Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree and no experience or equivalent combination required. Area-specific certification may be required and training will be provided as appropriate (i.e. UGA HazMat training).