Job Description

Requisition Number 06341
Department Name: Molecular Medicine - CA
Position Type: Part Time
Position Title Lab Assistant III
Position Summary:

A position as a Lab Assistant III is available at Scripps Research in La Jolla, California. Our laboratory studies the mechanisms of axonal transport and neurodegeneration in mammalian neurons and in C. elegans.
Duties will include some lab maintenance and direct assistance on lab research projects including doing C. elegans genetics, making transgenics, PCR, cloning. There’s also a possibility to drive individual project. Will receive supervised training, occupational experience, and you will be able to develop research laboratory skills.

Location: California
Additional Information:

This is a part time position, up to 19 hours per week.
This position is not eligible for benefits.

Physical Requirements:

Details of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.

Basic Qualifications:

Requires a high school diploma or an equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skill and abilities have been attained. Requires a minimum of 3+ years of related experience. Associate degree candidates, (scientific discipline), requires 2+ years of previous related experience.
Should be fast learner, interested in biology, reliable, and organized, and experience with C. elegans is a plus.

Preferred Qualifications:
Compensation: $15.63 -19.18 per hour budgeted hiring amount.
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Posting Category Scientific & Technical
EEO Statement

The Scripps Research Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic or status.

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