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Columbia University Technician B - Preventive Medicine in New York, New York

  • Requisition no: 508760

  • Work Type: Full Time

  • Location: Campus|Medical Center

  • School/Department: null

  • Categories: Research (Lab and Non-Lab)

  • Job Type: Support Staff - Union

  • Bargaining Unit: SSA

  • Regular/Temporary: Regular

  • Hours Per Week: 35

  • Salary Range: $888.97 per week

Position Summary

The Technician B will provide research support under general supervision.


  • Assisting in preparing and conducting experiments related to lipid and lipoprotein metabolism and isolation based on developed and under development written laboratory protocols

  • Assisting in collecting samples and preparing lab solutions

  • Maintaining lab notebooks and records related to experiments

  • Assisting with development and documentation of standard operating procedures

  • Storage and shipment of laboratory samples

  • Maintaining adequate laboratory documentation on storage and use of samples for ongoing clinical trials

  • Setting up equipment and experiments, calibration of all instruments.

  • Ordering and maintaining laboratory and clinical supplies

  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology or physics or related science or equivalent in education, training or experience.

Other Requirements

  • Must undergo a drug screening test prior to a final offer of employment being made

  • Participation in medical surveillance program

  • Must successfully complete systems training requirements

Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran

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