Technician B- Cardiology
Columbia University - New York, NY

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Department

7518- MED Medicine

Location

Medical Center

Job Type

Support Staff Full-Time Regular

Bargaining Unit

1199 / SSA Area

If temporary, indicate duration

Hours Per Week

Job Family

Research Support (Laboratory and Non-Laboratory)

Salary Grade

Technical 4-074

Salary Range

$735.27/week

Advertised Summary Job Description

The Technician B will provide general research support. Duties include preparing solutions, setting up and calibrating equipment and carrying out fully planned experiments, collecting samples and keeping records of results. S/he will also perform other duties necessary to the functioning of the laboratory, such as ordering and maintaining laboratory supplies, chemicals and equipment. Additional duties include: assisting research scientist in preparation of precursors for radiolabeling, keeping track of animal cages in housing and status of animals under supervision of research scientist, become trained to operate imaging systems including Bioscan nano-SPECT/CT scanner and optical imager, become trained to perform quantitative immunohistology, and keep records.

Minimum Qualifications for Grade Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant

Requires a bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, physics or related science or equivalent combination of education, training and experience. The candidate selected for this position is required to undergo a drug screening test prior to a final offer of employment being made.

Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant

Familiarity with laboratory skills including preparing solutions, handling rodents, tissue preparation for histology. Microsurgical experience would be helpful or must have some experience with dissection in small animals.

Preferred Qualifications

Special Instructions

Special Indications This position works with:
Chemicals Formaldehyde/Xylene Radioactive materials Laboratory animals

HIPAA Compliance training required

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Participation in Medical Surveillance required

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What type of posting? Is this a waiver request?

Standard Posting

Requisition Open Date

02-06-2013

Requisition Close Date

Open Until Filled

Quick Link

jobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=134504

EEO Statement

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Local Hiring

Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.

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