Pasadena, California

Research Assistant Caltech Job Category: Fulltime Regular Exempt Overtime Eligible: Exempt Benefits Eligible: Benefit Based Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world's brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions. We thrive on finding and cultivating talented people who are passionate about what they do. Join us and be a part of the diverse Caltech community. Job Summary This position provides an opportunity to play a key part in a lab at the forefront of the field of developmental biology. Working in a state-of-the-art Caltech facility, the Research Assistant will work at a high level in most functions of scientific research in the lab, providing support to multiple lab members working on extremely exciting projects. This position will also provide opportunities for the candidate to develop new skills in molecular biology, cell culture and microscopy. Essential Job Duties Conduct manipulation of mouse embryos and/or stem cells, applying scientific knowledge to troubleshoot and solve problems. Conduct scientific analysis of experimental results related to molecular biology. In collaboration with research lab members, design and modify experimental techniques and procedures; diagnose deficiencies and research alternative options. Consult with other research lab members to refine or adapt methodology to fit research requirements. Must be able to apply scientific knowledge of policies, practices, and protocols to assignments of moderate complexity. May coordinate the ordering, processing, and restocking of lab supplies. May be asked to assist with maintenance and repairs of laboratory equipment and instruments. Basic Qualifications BS degree with 3-5 years of relevant scientific research experience. Moderate research project experience. Must be able to interact with various levels of staff, management, and faculty. Must be able to work well with others and keep accurate records, with precise attention to detail. Required Documents Resume To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Copyright 2022 Inc. All rights reserved. Posted by the FREE value-added recruitment advertising agency jeid-649cf557f7a1514090113e93b163624a

Pasadena, California

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