Laboratory Technician: Protein Purification Group

Description: 

Proteos is a high-quality contract research organization specializing in expression and purification of recombinant proteins. We are currently seeking a laboratory technician to join the Proteos team.  Please send CV/resume and cover letter to Lindsey Gottler, PhD via email at lmgottler@proteos.com.

Requirements: 

Minimum Requirements

  • BS in a relevant scientific discipline with 3 years of related laboratory experience.
  • Knowledge of and demonstrated experience with scientific principles/concepts in the areas of protein biochemistry including buffer preparation, SDS-PAGE, western blotting, affinity chromatography, and recombinant protein expression in E. coli
  • Team player
  • Ability to work safely in a laboratory environment
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Proficiency working with Microsoft Office suite programs (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Demonstration of professional behavior in the laboratory at all times
  • Compliance with all corporate and communication guidelines
  • Successful applicants will be asked to show proof that they can legally work in the US

In addition to the above, the following are required for working in the Lab:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50% of the time.
  • The ability to move around lab, dock area and cold room
  • Regularly operate a computer and other lab equipment for extended periods of time.
  • Occasionally ascend/descend a ladder
  • Frequently communicate with peers and supervisor to exchange accurate information.
  • Must be able to detect subtle differences in opacity and position of pipet tip relative to gel wells
  • Continually able to distinguish smells in the lab.
  • Frequently move equipment/buckets that weight up to 50 pounds
  • Constant exposure to Biosafety Level 1 (BSL-1).
  • Exposure to cold (4 °C) for extended periods of time
  • This job description is subject to change at any time.

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