Job Summary

Supervises and participates in the laboratory/research activities of a basic research project or facility. Provides work direction and technical assistance to designated personnel.

Job Functions

  • Provides work direction to designated personnel involved in a laboratory/research project or facility.
  • Assigns tasks to employees and monitors progress to ensure successful completion.
  • Conducts basic experiments/research according to previously adopted and outlined procedures and techniques.
  • Work requires exercise of independent judgment and a basic theoretical knowledge in planning experiments.
  • Work is performed in accordance with a specific project outline under the technical supervision of a principal investigator who reviews the work.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required; plus two-three years experience in providing research guidance.

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Technical (supervisory)

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