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#106759 Laboratory Technician

Company: University of California - San Diego Medical Cente
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 22, 2020

Job Description:

#106759 LABORATORY TECHNICIAN

Filing Deadline: Wed 12/2/2020

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/20/20 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/02/20. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

The Department of Medicine is responsible for fulfilling the teaching, research, and clinical missions of the University of California, San Diego and employs 500+ full-time salaried faculty members and 150+ academic appointees. Staff personnel include 800+ staff in 9 bargaining units, students, and volunteers.

There are over 250 clinical faculties practicing at multiple sites and hospitals. Professional fee billings for the department exceed $50 million with collections of over $19 million per year. The total annual budget is approximately $200 million, which includes contract and grant revenues, clinical practice and medical center funds, and other state and private endowment funds.

Under supervision from Principal Investigator and Sponsored Project Administrator in the Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Division, the Lab Technician supports the translational research efforts for a variety of research projects focusing primarily on lung inflammation and host defenses. Responsible for independently coordinating and managing research studies, to include writing and updating protocols, running cellular and molecular assays, running mouse studies, data collection and entry, troubleshooting and problem solving.

The Lab Technician will assist in the conduct of murine studies by ensuring IACUC protocol compliance, keeping anesthetic drugs up to date, monitoring animals, running physiologic studies and obtaining blood and tissue samples, and maintenance of accurate and complete research notebooks and data files.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

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Theoretical knowledge as required in a Bachelor's Degree in biology, immunology, microbiology, or related field; or a combination of education and experience.
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Experience working in a laboratory research setting with knowledge of protocols, principles and standards.
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Demonstrated experience with interpretation and understanding of research protocols.
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Proven experience working with mice, including exposing mice via the InExpose system by Scireq.
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Experience assessing lung function, including airway resistance, lung compliance, elastance, and responses to methacholine challenge, via the FlexiVent system by SciReq.
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Experience harvesting mouse tissues, including brain, trachea, lungs, heart, kidneys, liver, bladder, femurs, bone marrow, bones and blood.
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Proven experience running molecular and cellular assays, including ELISAs, proteome arrays, bacterial MICs, PCR, neutrophil extracellular trap formation, reactive oxygen species formation, and cell differentials. Knowledge of GraphPad Prism.
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Solid experience working in a Pulmonary & Critical Care Office or clinical research environment including knowledge of pulmonary medical terminology.
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Demonstrated experience using database, word processing and spreadsheet applications.
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Demonstrated knowledge of FDA policies regulating clinical trials.
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Good interpersonal skills, including excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to with a diverse group of people to include physicians, researchers and students.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

* Employment is subject to a criminal background check.

* Must be able to travel to occasional meetings and work weekends and evenings as needed.

* Must be willing to work with mice, human blood, bacteria and biohazardous materials.



UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!



Applications/Resumes are accepted for current job openings only. For full consideration on any job, applications must be received prior to the initial closing date. If a job has an extended deadline, applications/resumes will be considered during the extension period; however, a job may be filled before the extended date is reached.



UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

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