Research Technician Assistant

California, United States
14 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
14 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

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 will coordinate general laboratory operations and provide entry-level assistance in support of research being carried out in the Cai Research group in the Division of Biology and Biological Engineering.

Job Duties

  • Perform in situ hybridization reactions
  • Imaging hybridized samples with single molecule microscopy
  • Generate hybridization probes via molecular cloning methods
  • May maintain mammalian culture
  • Other duties as assigned

Basic Qualifications

  • BS in Biology, biochemistry or chemistry or physics or bioengineering or related field
  • Minimum of 1-year experience in biology or imaging
  • Possesses good molecular cloning and technical skills
  • Excellent attention to details and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with fluorescence microscopy.

Required Documents

  • Resume