In Vivo Technologist II - Pharmacology

at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine, United States

Job Description

The In Vivo Pharmacology autoimmune team is seeking a motivated, detail oriented full time advanced In Vivo Technologist II to join us at the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine.
In Vivo Pharmacology runs pre-clinical studies for external customers in areas of Oncology, Neurobiology, Autoimmune Diseases. Working under limited supervision, the In Vivo Technologist II is fully proficient with latitude for independent judgement; performs advanced biomethods, including complex tasks, and highly developed procedures.

This position is a great opportunity for experienced associates to expand their skills in molecular biology and mouse phenotyping across a wide array of disease areas, but with a focus on mouse models of autoimmune disease.

The range of duties includes, but is not limited to, data collection; data quality control and statistical analysis; developing and documenting wet bench assays that are new to In Vivo; troubleshooting and modifying existing assays; training team members to perform assays; laboratory and project management; and preparing materials for scientific reports.

The successful candidate must thrive in a fast paced, team-oriented environment while maintaining a high level of professionalism and engagement. Exceptional attention to detail is required.

BS degree with 1 year of applicable work experience or High School diploma with 3 or more years' applicable work experience in a laboratory/animal care setting or all requirements for a Technologist II have been met.
Capable of performing a wide range of animal biomethods, and/or complex procedures .
Lab equipment operation experience.
Excellent communication and listening skills with proven ability to effectively communicate with others both verbally and in writing to clearly and effectively exchange information.
Proven excellent writing skills.
Excellent problem solving skills and ability to work effectively in a team environment.
Ability to work independently with minimal oversight. Ability to make decisions that adhere to all SOPs, policies and regulatory procedures.
Able to work in in vitro and in vivo environments, especially with animal handling.
Ability to work flexible shifts (evening/week-end/holiday)

About JAX:
The Jackson Laboratory is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution with a National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center and nearly 3,000 employees in locations across the United States (Maine, Connecticut, California),Japan andChina. Its mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.

Founded in 1929, JAX applies over nine decades of expertise in genetics to increase understanding of human disease, advancing treatments and cures for cancer, neurological and immune disorders, diabetes, aging and heart disease. It models and interprets genomic complexity, integrates basic research with clinical application, educates current and future scientists, and provides critical data, tools and services to the global biomedical community. For more information, please visit.

EEO Statement:
The Jackson Laboratory provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, mental disability, physical disability, medical condition, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, national origin, veteran status, and other classifications protected by applicable state and local non-discrimination laws.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 936499

Posted On: May 30, 2023

Updated On: Jun 15, 2023

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