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Research Lab Technician I

Pathology Los Angeles, California

Our laboratory is seeking a full time Research Laboratory Technician I position to join an existing team of highly skilled Post Doctoral Researchers, Research Associates and Laboratory Technicians.  Research methods used by the laboratory include molecular biology, protein biochemistry, tissue culture; growth and maintenance of bacterial/fungal cultures and in vivo systemic  infection models.  Under direct supervision, the candidate will conduct research experiments in accordance with laboratory and safety protocols.

The incumbent will:

  • Collect and analyze data for research project; 
  • Perform routine animal handling, treatment and tissue collection, observation
  • Maintain accurate records of procedures used to conduct experiments;
  • Maintain laboratory equipment;
  • Use laboratory/computer equipment to analyze  experimental data;
  • Provide routine interpretations of analyses;
  • Prepare chemical solutions for experimental use;
  • Complete required for animal tutorials, and  General Laboratory Safety and Blood Borne Pathogens, Radiation Safety, under the direction of the USC Safety Office.

Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. The University reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.


Minimum Education: High school or equivalent, Combined experience/education as substitute for minimum education

Minimum Experience: 6 - 12 months, Combined education/experience as substitute for minimum experience

Minimum Field of Expertise: Ability to follow detailed instructions, oral and written


REQ20073161 Posted Date: 04/17/2019 - Thru date - 2019-07-12

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