Research Tech IV - Pathology:
CHOP

17650-en_US
CHOP
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Description

Req ID: 17650

Shift: Days

Employment Status: AF - Active - Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

Participates in a planned research project by performing research protocols. Works independently and self-directed while providing supervision and technical training to subordinates.  Needs a specialized education in the biological or chemical sciences and is required to consistently exercise discretion and judgment in execution, interpretation of experiments, and of data derived.

Job Responsibilities

  • Independently performs advanced, complex research procedures on experimental samples
  • Formulates and performs lab experiments, analyzes results, interpretation of methodology & reports the data and maintains appropriate log books and lab notebook
  • Modifies methods and protocols as required with minimum direction form the Investigator / Sr. Scientist
  • Assists in development & troubleshooting of new techniques and ideas
  • Prepares laboratory reagents, monitors and maintains laboratory inventory
  • Supervises, trains and mentors Jr. and new staff members
  • Determines work assignments, schedules and laboratory priorities
  • Presents & discusses work at weekly lab meetings and national symposia
  • Assists in writing of grants, journal articles, poster and oral presentations

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree 
  • Minimum 2 years relevant laboratory experience beyond classroom / internship(s) required.
  • 12 – 24 months advanced laboratory experience

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic

Prior experience as a lead technician or supervisor preferred

Additional Technical Requirements

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for its patients, family members, visitors and employees. In an effort to achieve this goal, employment at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, other than for positions with regularly scheduled hours in New Jersey, is contingent upon an attestation that the job applicant does not use tobacco products or nicotine in any form and a negative nicotine screen (the latter occurs after a job offer).

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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CHOP Careers Contact 

Talent Acquisition

2716 South Street, 6th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19146 

Phone: 866-820-9288 

Email:[email protected]

 

 

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