Full-time; Variable with some evenings and weekends required
HRI offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Description of Duties:
The Laboratory Technician performs technical laboratory work in a scientific research laboratory. The employee will assist in the investigation of tobacco product flavors, including collection and measurement of biomarkers of exposure from human research participants. Data collection will involve a mobile research laboratory for the collection of biospecimens (blood, urine, breath) and questionnaire data from human participants. He/she uses on-board facilities to process specimens for later analysis according to established protocols, and assists other staff in data collection as required. The technician may be required to drive the laboratory from site to site. The employee may be required to analyze various biological and environmental samples for tobacco-related toxicants.
Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in a science-related field; or an Associate’s degree in a science-related field and the equivalent of two years of full-time laboratory experience. The preferred candidate will have at least a B.Sc. in a science-related field, one year experience working in analytical laboratory or clinical/behavioral research (or similar experience); is knowledgeable and has experience with GLP policies on chemical safety and/or GCP policies for clinical research; has a Phlebotomy certification or willing to obtain such certification; and has a NYS driver's license and clean driving record.
This is a grant-funded position. Compliance with funding requirements such as time and effort reporting, grant deliverables, and contract deliverables is required.
Health Research Incorporated (HRI) Roswell Park Division participates in the E-Verify program.
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans
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Interested applicants may apply by uploading a cover letter and resume below in Microsoft Word or PDF format.