Research Technician - Journey
Research Technician - JourneyPosition Number:
400248Vacancy Open to:
Health SciencesClassification Title:
12501 Research TechnicianCompetency Level:
2 - JourneyWorking Title:
Research Technician - JourneyNumber of Vacancies:
1Full Time Equivalent (FTE):
1.0Full Time or Part Time:
Full TimeRecruitment Range:
$31,200 - $44,165Anticipated Hiring Range:
$34,876 - $39,788Salary Grade Equivalency:
Hours varyPosition Location (City):
Staff - MedicalOrganizational Unit Overview:
ECDOI is well known for cutting-edge collaborative research in several fields to disorders of metabolism, including bariatric surgery, muscle insulin signaling/glucose transport, bioenergetics/exercise physiology, and pediatric healthy weight programs.
The mission of the East Carolina Diabetes and Obesity Institute is to develop, promote, facilitate, and support interdisciplinary basic and clinical research in disorders of metabolism including diabetes, cardiovascular disease, obesity, and cancer.Job Duties :
The Ellis lab is focused on the regulation of lipid metabolism and its effects on health and disease. The current projects in the lab concern the regulation of lipid metabolism, mitochondrial metabolism, and membrane biology with a focus on either neurobiology or muscle biology. The selected candidate will assist with lab projects, both ongoing and developing, and will be expected to work well with others. The work duties associated with the position reflect the general lab operations of the lab. The technician will be trained to independently conduct experiments using multiple techniques commonly used in our research (including work with research mice, molecular biology (genotyping, western blotting, real-time PCR), and histology), perform troubleshooting, provide training for a new person.
The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant Medical Center is the flagship hospital for Vidant Health and serves as the teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.Minimum Education/Experience:
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.License or Certification required by statute or regulation:
NonePreferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education:
BS in chemistry, biochemistry, or related area, and related research experience required.
Preferred Master’s or equivalent.License or Certification required by the Department:
NoneSpecial Instructions to Applicant:
- Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write ‘see resume’ on your application when completing the job duties section.
- If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment).
- Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
- Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full time basis.
04/09/2021Job Close Date - Positions will be posted until 11:59 p.m. EST on this date; If no closing date is indicated, the position will be posted until filled and may close at any time after the recruitment has been completed. :
04/19/2021Open Until Filled:
NoQuick Link for Direct Access to Posting:
If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training & experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.AA/EOE:
East Carolina University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and seeks to create an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of a more diverse student body, faculty, staff and administration. We encourage qualified applicants from women, minorities, veterans, individuals with a disability, and historically underrepresented groups. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race/ethnicity, color, genetic information, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, political affiliation, or veteran status.
Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act (ADAAA) should contact the Department of Human Resources at (252) 737-1018 (Voice/TTY) or [email protected].Eligibility for Employment:
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. ECU participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. If highest degree earned is from an institution outside of the U.S. and its territories, final candidates are required to have their degree validated as equivalent to the degree conferred by a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.Office of Human Resources Contact Information:
If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the Office of Human Resources at (252) 328-9847 or toll free at 1-866-489-1740 or send an email to [email protected] Our office is available to provide assistance Monday-Friday from 8:00-5:00 EST.