Columbia University Technician A - CCTI in New York, New York

Job TitleTechnician A - CCTI

Job Code Title

Job Requisition Number 096087

Department 7519- MED Medicine

Location Medical Center

Job Type Support Staff Full-Time Regular

Bargaining Unit 1199 / SSA Area

If temporary, indicate duration

Hours Per Week 35

Job Family Research Support (Laboratory and Non-Laboratory)

Salary Grade Technical 3-073

Salary Range $702.42/wk

Advertised Summary Job Description A lab in the Columbia Center for Translational Immunology (CCTI) is looking for a highly qualified and motivated individual to work in the exciting field of stem-cell transplantation and cancer immunotherapy. The Technician A will support research in translational immunology under the direct supervision of the Principal Investigator, and assist in the continuous and smooth operation of the laboratory. Order reagents and equipment, and maintain inventory. Conduct biological assays to monitor immune responses in patients undergoing stem-cell transplantation on clinical trials. Assist in mouse studies. The technician will learn and implement a variety of techniques including flow cytometry, cell culture, and microscopy. Other duties include processing clinical samples from patients on clinical trials, immunologic assay development, as well as assisting with preparation and analysis of data. Perform additional related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications for Grade

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Requires two years of college or a completed A.A. program with an emphasis on chemistry, biology, physics, or related

science or equivalent in training and/or experience.

The candidate selected for this position is required to undergo a drug screening test prior to a final offer of employment being made.

Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications

Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant The desired candidate must be detail oriented; possess excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills. Must be able to multi-task, work independently as well as part of a team, and work well under pressure. The candidate must be self-motivated. Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and data management files required.

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Special Indications

This position works with: Bloodborne pathogens



Laboratory animals

Contact with patients and/or research subjects

HIPAA Compliance training required Yes

Participation in Medical Surveillance required Yes

What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting

Requisition Open Date 01-08-2019

Requisition Close Date Open Until Filled

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