Job added in hotlist
Applied job
Contract job
90-day-old-job
part-time-job
Recruiter job
Employer job
Expanded search
Apply online not available
View Similar Jobs

Job Details

Technician Iii

Location

Apply for this job






Profile

Technician Iii
(#1,062,505,514)
Job offer
#1,062,505,514
in
USA
**Technician III (Band C/Non-Exempt)**
**Department of Food Science**
**College of Agriculture and Life Sciences**
**Ithaca, NY**

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences is a pioneer of purpose- driven science and **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.’s second largest college. We work across disciplines to tackle the challenges of our time through world-renowned research, education and outreach. The questions we probe and the answers we seek focus on three overlapping concerns: natural and human systems; food, energy and environmental resources; and social, physical and economic well-being. In keeping with Cornell’s Land Grant Mission to create and apply knowledge with a public purpose, the Department of Food Science strives to apply the principles of science and engineering to ensure the nutritional value, safety and quality of foods in the United States and around the globe. Our programs integrate the disciplines of chemistry, biology, nutrition, physiology, biotechnology and engineering to ensure that all people have access to healthy, affordable food. Our faculty, staff and students are making a difference in the lives of people throughout the world.

As a team member in the Yeast and Wine Microbiology Lab, this role will provide technical support in a research microbiology laboratory studying topics ranging from the role of yeast metabolic pathways in controlling growth/stress responses to examining microbial roles in the fermentation/spoilage of beer/wine. Responsibilities include microbial cell culture, yeast genetics techniques, general molecular biology approaches (PCR, DNA/RNA extraction, DNA cloning, plasmid construction, protein extraction, Western blotting, etc.), and molecular characterization of microbial isolates using PCR-based methods. Further responsibilities include media preparation, ordering of supplies, database maintenance and data entry and analysis as required. This team member will also help with laboratory maintenance and management, organize laboratory workflow, and occasionally assist with training and oversight of undergraduate and graduate students. This job provides a unique opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment and to acquire expertise in a wide range of techniques.

This is a full-time, one-year term appointment with possible extension dependent on performance and funding.

**Required Qualifications**:
Associates degree or other formal training program of two years or equivalent in microbiology, biology, genetics, cell biology or related field. Minimum of 1-2 years practical experience in microbiology, and/ or molecular biology, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Visual concentration and manual dexterity are required. Must be well-organized and detail-oriented. Must be willing and able to work with hazardous chemicals and biohazards. Ability to lift 20-50 pounds. Must be able to occasionally work irregular hours. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and e-mail. Experience in collection of data and preparation of summaries and final reports. Strong written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated ability to develop effective working relationships with a wide variety of students, faculty, and staff. Ability to create an inclusive, high- quality and respectful work environment both in a team setting and independently to achieve departmental and university goals.

**Preferred Qualifications**:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in microbiology, biology, genetics, cell biology or related field . Specific experience in molecular biology, yeast biology, fermentation, and/or aseptic techniques preferred. Proficiency in the use and maintenance of a range of laboratory equipment such as centrifuges, thermocyclers, microscopes, etc. Knowledge of laboratory safety protocols and guidelines. Prior experience training and supervising undergraduate and graduate students.

- Visa Sponsorship is not available for this position.
- Relocation assistance will not be provided for this position.

**University Job Title**:
Technician III
**Level**:
C
**Pay Rate Type**:
Hourly
**Company**:
Contract College
**Contact Name**:
Michele Cowen
**Number of Openings**:
1

**Current Employees**:
If you currently work at **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., please exit this website and log in to Workday using your Net ID and password. Select the Career icon on your **Home **dashboard to view jobs at Cornell.

**Online Submission Guidelines**:
Most positions at Cornell will require you to apply online and submit both a resume/CV and cover letter. You can upload documents either by “dragging and dropping” them into the dropbox or by using the “upload” icon on the application page. For more detailed instructions on how to apply to a job at Cornell, visit How We Hire on the HR website.

**Employment Assistance**:
If you require an accommodation for a disability in order to complete an employment application or to participate in the recruiting process, you are encouraged to contact

Company info

Sign Up Now - BiotechCrossing.com

Similar Jobs:
Medical Technologist II
Location : Memphis, TN
Overview Responsible for the prompt, efficient, and accurate performance, validation, and reporting of laboratory test results which are utilized for the purpose of prognosis, diagnosis, treatment, and research. Under the dir...
Lab Technologist III
Location : Ridgefield, CT
Responsibilities: Function as a primary technician with primary responsibility for study activities and leads small teams during the conduct of the project Trained on and conducts moderately complex technical procedures toxicity...
Supervisor-Lab
Location : Lanham, MD
Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or one of the biological or chemical sciences from and accredited institution and registry eligible by a nationally recognized laboratory accrediting agency as a Medical Technologist. Certif...
EmploymentCrossing was helpful in getting me a job. Interview calls started flowing in from day one and I got my dream offer soon after.
Jeremy E - Greenville, NC
  • All we do is research jobs.
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 1,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss it, you will land among the stars.
BiotechCrossing - #1 Job Aggregation and Private Job-Opening Research Service — The Most Quality Jobs Anywhere
BiotechCrossing is the first job consolidation service in the employment industry to seek to include every job that exists in the world.
Copyright © 2018 BiotechCrossing - All rights reserved. 21