Reporting to the Director of the Oligo Synthesis Unit within the Keck Laboratory, the position requires managing the daily activities of a high-throughput Oligo synthesis core lab in order to maintain a 24-hour order turnaround while ensuring the highest quality product at a competitive cost. The incumbent must understand, plan and perform complex syntheses and analyses of nucleic acids as well as develop and refine laboratory workflows. Under the Director's management, implementation and development of new services is also required.
Posting Position Title: Biotechnology Associate 1
University Job Title: Biotechnology Associate
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated ability with PAGE, HPLC and column chromatography.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven supervision of technical staff, including setting goals, performance management, and development.
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent interpersonal skills and customer service competencies.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft suite of products.
Required Skill/ability 5:
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Experience with oligo synthesis, purification and analysis. Occasional flexibility of work hours preferred.
Required Licenses Or Certifications:
Master's Degree in chemistry, biology, biochemistry, or other related discipline and one year experience or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
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