Medical Research Tech IV
Medical Research Tech IV
Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr
Org Level 7
513001 - Pedi Administration Lbk Genl
Employees in this classification provide support in an assigned research laboratory conducting specified phases of research projects. Performs work independently and responsible for developing new procedures and techniques to be utilized in the laboratory research projects. Performs work independently and responsible for developing new procedures and techniques to be utilized in the laboratory and in experiments, and new applications for standard procedures and techniques. Work is performed under usual laboratory conditions. Some hazards maybe present due to use of radioactive, carcinogenic or other potentially harmful substances. Responsibilities include ensuring overall cleanliness of the laboratory and equipment, and for ordering and maintaining an adequate stock of necessary supplies. May instruct or direct work of subordinate laboratory personnel.
Up to 25%
Assist P.I. in maintaining a supportive and collegial working environment that fosters exchange of ideas and enhances scientific progress. Maintain animal xenograft experiments and daily animal rounds - to potentially include some weekends. Design, execute, and train new students/employees in animal care. Establish and maintain laboratory records. Conduct and/or supervise laboratory support activities. Assist P.I., post docs, and students in misc. tasks. Maintain in vitro cell cultures and experiments. Must work cohesively and promote a productive atmosphere.
Minimum Hire Rate
HSC - Lubbock
Pedi Administration Lbk Genl
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
Master's degree in one of the sciences, or equivalent combination (6 years) of job-related experience and college education. Experience may be substituted for college education on a year for year basis.
Master's degree in biology, microbiology or related area.
Does this position work in a research laboratory?
Are select agents used in this laboratory?