|Research Technologist I - Pediatric Rheumatology|
Company: Medical College of WIsconsin
Location: Milwaukee, WI
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 11/30/2021
Expire Date: 01/30/2022
Job Categories: Healthcare, Other
Research Technologist I - Pediatric Rheumatology|
he Medical College of Wisconsin brings a synergy between the best medical education, research and patient care. Tomorrow’s discoveries happen right here alongside the very people who bring those lessons to our students. Every bit of knowledge, and every advancement, provides our students with an unprecedented, collaborative learning environment, and helps improve the vitality and care of our communities.
In the role of Research Technologist I working in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Our Research Technologist provide support for department research through projects, maintenance and communication of data, and execution of laboratory experiments on mice.
Carry out experimental designs for research projects and perform routine experiments.
Record and compile accurate records and communicate summaries of experimental results.
Perform animal work related to small animals (mice) including harvesting organs, dissection and euthanizing.
Support the gnotobiotic (germ-free) mouse facility with the BRC. This may include animal husbandry pertaining to germ-free animals, prepping supplies, developing and performing experimental design, and microbial testing.
Manage animal protocols for the program.
Organize and maintain mouse colony, including weaning responsibilities.
Assist with the evaluation, interpretation and assessment of experimental data and quality control of assays.
Participate in meetings with principal investigator and research staff and evaluate/interpret the validity of data as needed.
Carry out assigned duties for ordering and maintaining supply of inventories.
Operate, calibrate and perform routine maintenance on specialized equipment used in research.
Prepare media and maintain cells by various culturing in techniques.
Oversee daily lab operation in the absence of the supervisor or Principle Investigator.
PCR, pipetting, flow cytometry and other duties as assigned.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Knowledge – Skills – Abilities
Knowledge of biology, chemistry, mathematics, documentation, and records management.
Data utilization, complex problem solving, critical thinking, resource management, and writing skills.
Full-time role with expectations for coverage during core business hours and flexibility required as necessary to accommodate business needs.
Appropriate experience be substituted on equivalent basis for education.
Minimum Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in a scientific field
Minimum Required Experience: No experience required
Preferred Education: Bachelor’s degree in Biology or Chemistry
Outstanding Healthcare Coverage, including but not limited to Health, Vison, and Dental. Along with Flexible Spending options
403B Retirement Package
Competitive Vacation and Paid Holidays offered
On campus Fitness Facility, offering onsite classes.
Additional discounted rates on things as: Select cell phone plans, local fitness facilities, Milwaukee recreation and entertainment etc.
For a full list of positions see: www.mcw.edu/careers
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The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff, and students, as well as ensuring equal educational opportunity, employment, and access to services, programs, and activities, without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, predisposing genetic characteristic, or military status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the MCW community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely or retaliated against based upon a protected characteristic.
Commitment to Diversity MCW is one of the largest healthcare employers in Wisconsin. We are committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming workplace that includes individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We believe that embracing human differences is critical to realize our vision of a healthier world, and we recognize that a healthy and thriving community starts from within. We strive to integrate our human and social differences into MCW’s functioning, strategies and culture to create a diverse and equitable workplace. If you believe embracing individuality and working together makes us stronger, then MCW is the place for you. People of color, women, LGBTQIA+, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. About MCW The Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW) is one of the largest healthcare employers in Wisconsin. We are a distinguished leader and innovator in the education and development of the next generation of physicians, scientists, pharmacists and health professionals; we discover and translate new knowledge in the biomedical and health sciences; we provide cutting-edge, collaborative patient care of the highest quality; and we improve the health of the communities we serve. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. We are the second largest Medical College in the state of Wisconsin that also is a leader in research and employs a large amount of providers for Southeastern Wisconsin.
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