This position will provide essential support for renal investigatory studies conducted in small and large animals in the Hutchens lab. Responsibilities will include reproducible performance of bench techniques such as ELISA, and immunoblotting, as well as rodent physiologic measurements, low-complexity animal surgery, and preparation of animal tissue samples for immunohistology and other assays, Other responsibilities include maintaining the overall daily operations of the animal surgery core laboratory including maintaining laboratory supplies, equipment, and supply chain management.
Bachelors Degree with major courses in field of research/ No Experience, OR Associate's Degree and 3 years of relevant experience
Familiarity with small animal and surgical preparation
Demonstrated computer proficiency with MS Office Suite including Word, Excel (including spreadsheet creation and maintenance mastery), Outlook, and Powerpoint
Keyboarding proficiency and accuracy
Exceptional organizational skills
Detail-oriented and committed to follow-through
High level of initiative with the ability to work independently
Ability to exercise sound judgment in making decisions or dealing with unusual situations
Exemplary communication skills over the phone, face to face, and written
Outstanding interpersonal skills to interact professionally with faculty, staff, and all levels of management
Demonstrable record of reliable attendance, punctuality, and proven successful performance at past and present employers
3-5 years of experience in rodent techniques/surgery
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