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Laboratory Technician III

Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755
  • Job Code
    115157165


Dartmouth College



Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.

Position Information

Position Title
Laboratory Technician III

Department
NCCC

Position Number
1126133

Advertisement Text

-Research Laboratory Technician III position in immune-oncology

We are searching for a highly motivated and experienced Research Laboratory Technician to work on immuno-oncology at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center in the Geisel School of Medicine of Dartmouth. The position involves developing primary tumor and immune cell culture, 3D-organoid culture and extensively working on preclinical laboratory mouse models.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in biology, immunology or a related field
  • Experience in mammalian cell culture and immune cell culture
  • Knowledge and experience in cancer biology, immunology and cancer genomics
  • Ability to work with small animals and learn Cancer Center animal procedures and policy.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in biology, immunology or a related field
  • Previous experience with small laboratory animals will be favored
  • Experience in the application of statistical methods

Note: This position may be partially or wholly funded through grant support in future.

To apply, please complete Dartmouth's online application at https://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu (Laboratory Technician III #1126133) and
attach your cover letter, CV and three letters of recommendation.



Position Purpose

To set up and conduct a variety of laboratory tests and experiments by applying established methods, procedures, and techniques in support of research studies directed at immuno-oncology. The position involves developing primary tumor and immune cell culture, 3D-organoid culture and extensively working on preclinical laboratory mouse models.



SEIU Level
Not an SEIU Position

FLSA
Non-Exempt

Employment Category
Regular Full Time w/end date

Department Contact for Cover Letter
Drs. Steven Leach and Surijit Dhara

Special Instructions to Applicants

Monday through Friday
8 AM - 5 PM (1 hour lunch)
Flexibility of schedule required to meet research and laboratory demands as deemed appropriate by Drs. Leach or Dhara.

Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.

This position is a 24-month term position.



Key Accountabilities

Key Accountabilities

Experiments

  • Conducts specified laboratory experiments/tests, utilizing a range of established methods, procedures, and techniques.
  • Accomplishes necessary preparations to include equipment and instrumentation set-up, specimen preparation, etc.
  • Observes experiments/tests while in progress; records observations; trouble shoots as necessary.
  • Reconciles results that are disparate from anticipated findings; re-runs techniques as necessary.
  • Notifies principal investigator of problems associated with experiments, measurements, or analyses and suggests changes to methods, procedures, or techniques as appropriate.
  • Maintains laboratory notebook recording tasks performed.
  • Adheres to laboratory safety requirements including general and chemical/hazardous waste safety disposal methods

Records

  • Collects and analyzes data resulting from experimentation/testing and presents findings to Principal Investigator.
  • Prepares appropriate and understandable representations of data such as graphs, charts, tables, statistical summaries, etc.
  • Contributes to the preparation of scientific manuscripts by, preparing graphs, tables, and charts, etc.
  • Conducts literature searches to develop insights into the significance of experimental results and to acquire information on new or improved methods, procedures and techniques.

Laboratory

  • Accomplishes day-to-day care and housekeeping of laboratory.
  • Orders laboratory supplies as needed.
  • Monitors laboratory equipment and instrument performance; obtains maintenance and repair as necessary.
  • Maintains computerized records associated with laboratory activities.
  • Instructs others in laboratory methods, procedures, and techniques and provides technical guidance and direction as required.

Miscellaneous

  • May assist in surgical procedures.
  • Communicates respectfully with a diverse community.
-- Demonstrates a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and cultural awareness through actions, interactions, and communications with others. -- Performs other duties as assigned.

PI115157165

<br/><br/><b>Dartmouth College</b><br/><br/><br/><br/>Dartmouth College is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans or any other legally protected group.<br/><br/><b>Position Information</b><br/><br/><b>Position Title</b><br/>Laboratory Technician III<br/><br/><b>Department</b><br/>NCCC<br/><br/><b>Position Number</b><br/>1126133<br/><br/><b>Advertisement Text</b><br/><p>-Research Laboratory Technician III position in immune-oncology</p> <p>We are searching for a highly motivated and experienced Research Laboratory Technician to work on immuno-oncology at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center in the Geisel School of Medicine of Dartmouth. The position involves developing primary tumor and immune cell culture, 3D-organoid culture and extensively working on preclinical laboratory mouse models.</p> <p>Required Qualifications:</p> <ul> <li>Bachelor's degree in biology, immunology or a related field</li> <li>Experience in mammalian cell culture and immune cell culture</li> <li>Knowledge and experience in cancer biology, immunology and cancer genomics</li> <li>Ability to work with small animals and learn Cancer Center animal procedures and policy.</li> </ul> <p>Preferred Qualifications:</p> <ul> <li>Master's degree in biology, immunology or a related field</li> <li>Previous experience with small laboratory animals will be favored</li> <li>Experience in the application of statistical methods</li> </ul> <p>Note: This position may be partially or wholly funded through grant support in future.</p> <p>To apply, please complete Dartmouth's online application at https://searchjobs.dartmouth.edu (Laboratory Technician III #1126133) and <br> attach your cover letter, CV and three letters of recommendation.</p><br/><br/><b>Position Purpose</b><br/><p>To set up and conduct a variety of laboratory tests and experiments by applying established methods, procedures, and techniques in support of research studies directed at immuno-oncology. The position involves developing primary tumor and immune cell culture, 3D-organoid culture and extensively working on preclinical laboratory mouse models.</p><br/><br/><b>SEIU Level</b><br/>Not an SEIU Position<br/><br/><b>FLSA</b><br/>Non-Exempt<br/><br/><b>Employment Category</b><br/>Regular Full Time w/end date<br/><br/><b>Department Contact for Cover Letter</b><br/>Drs. Steven Leach and Surijit Dhara<br/><br/><b>Special Instructions to Applicants</b><br/><p>Monday through Friday<br /> 8 AM - 5 PM (1 hour lunch)<br /> Flexibility of schedule required to meet research and laboratory demands as deemed appropriate by Drs. Leach or Dhara.</p> <p>Employment in this position is contingent upon consent to and successful completion of a pre-employment background check, which may include a criminal background check, reference checks, verification of work history, and verification of any required academic credentials, licenses, and/or certifications, with results acceptable to Dartmouth College. A criminal conviction will not automatically disqualify an applicant from employment. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.</p> <p>This position is a 24-month term position.</p><br/><br/><b>Key Accountabilities</b><br/><p></p> <tr> <th>Key Accountabilities</th> <td><p>Experiments</p> <ul> <li>Conducts specified laboratory experiments/tests, utilizing a range of established methods, procedures, and techniques.</li> <li>Accomplishes necessary preparations to include equipment and instrumentation set-up, specimen preparation, etc.</li> <li>Observes experiments/tests while in progress; records observations; trouble shoots as necessary.</li> <li>Reconciles results that are disparate from anticipated findings; re-runs techniques as necessary.</li> <li>Notifies principal investigator of problems associated with experiments, measurements, or analyses and suggests changes to methods, procedures, or techniques as appropriate.</li> <li>Maintains laboratory notebook recording tasks performed.</li> <li>Adheres to laboratory safety requirements including general and chemical/hazardous waste safety disposal methods</li> </ul> <p>Records</p> <ul> <li>Collects and analyzes data resulting from experimentation/testing and presents findings to Principal Investigator.</li> <li>Prepares appropriate and understandable representations of data such as graphs, charts, tables, statistical summaries, etc.</li> <li>Contributes to the preparation of scientific manuscripts by, preparing graphs, tables, and charts, etc.</li> <li>Conducts literature searches to develop insights into the significance of experimental results and to acquire information on new or improved methods, procedures and techniques.</li> </ul> <p>Laboratory</p> <ul> <li>Accomplishes day-to-day care and housekeeping of laboratory.</li> <li>Orders laboratory supplies as needed.</li> <li>Monitors laboratory equipment and instrument performance; obtains maintenance and repair as necessary.</li> <li>Maintains computerized records associated with laboratory activities.</li> <li>Instructs others in laboratory methods, procedures, and techniques and provides technical guidance and direction as required.</li> </ul> <p>Miscellaneous</p> <ul> <li>May assist in surgical procedures.</li> <li>Communicates respectfully with a diverse community.</li> </ul></td> </tr> <tr> <th>--</th> <td>Demonstrates a commitment to diversity, inclusion, and cultural awareness through actions, interactions, and communications with others.</td> </tr> <tr> <th>--</th> <td>Performs other duties as assigned.</td> </tr> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/6dEMDEHzgMmAf8lwCr1E5"> <p>PI115157165</p>

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Posted: 2019-11-04 Expires: 2019-12-05

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