University of Southern California Research Lab Technician II in Los Angeles, California
Research Lab Technician IIApplyOphthalmologyLos Angeles, California
The USC Roski Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology is seeking a Research Lab Technician II to join its team.
This job will be as a research lab technician for a glaucoma-focused OCTA imaging group. Job duties will include database management, imaging data analyses, and statistical analyses. Use of MATLAB, SAS, Microsoft Office, and STATA will be required. Most work will be computer-based.
Provides general laboratory assistance to support research activities. Conducts research experiments in accordance with laboratory and safety protocols. Performs assignments which are non-routine and vary in complexity with minimal direction. Compiles data and computes results for a variety of research procedures, tests and techniques.
Job Accountabilities include: A Research Lab Technician is needed for Glaucoma-focused OCTA imaging lab.
Conducts research experiments in accordance with laboratory and safety protocols. Collects field and/or laboratory measurements and data. Computes results for a variety of research procedures, tests and techniques.
Maintains accurate records of procedures used to conduct experiments. Uses laboratory/computer equipment to conduct analyses of experiment data. Provides routine interpretations of analyses.
Maintains and calibrates laboratory equipment. Performs or arranges for basic repairs. May alter equipment to meet experiment requirements. Makes recommendations for equipment acquisitions.
Maintains and organizes laboratory supplies. Monitors inventory levels and orders or secures supplies as needed.
Maintains research facility in orderly, operable condition. Maintains security and safety of equipment, samples, specimens and data.
Conducts library research to assist in the planning and design of experiments.
Preferred Education: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred Experience: N/A
Preferred Field of Expertise: Bachelor Degree in related field can be substituted for minimum experience requirements. A working knowledge of laboratory equipment and research protocols is also required.
Applicant Attachments (Required): Application/Resume
Applicant Attachments (Optional): Cover Letter
Minimum Education: Associate's degree, Specialized/technical training, combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education
Minimum Experience: 2 years
Minimum Field of Expertise: Working knowledge of laboratory equipment and research protocols. Knowledge of computer analysis techniques and ability to provide routine analysis and interpretation of research data.
REQ20071594 Posted Date: 03/18/2019 - Thru date - 2019-05-01