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Research Technician III (Full Time / Days)

St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center Type Full time Posted 7/2/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 7/22/2014
AZ - Arizona (All) - Phoenix Referral - n/a -    


Join us NOW as our Research Dept is seeking a Research Technician III to join our team! Performs complex and novel procedures as a laboratory professional with a degree of independence under the general supervision of a laboratory head, using proven scientific methods. When appropriate, provides guidance to lab personnel. Maintains expertise on all clerical matters, executing required tasks as needed, pertaining to clerical matters such as equipment, supply and/or other material inventory, purchasing and/or maintenance. The person employed in this position will serve as a RESEARCH Specialist providing support for studies investigating pathology and treatments of neurodegenerative diseases. The candidate must possess a basic knowledge of physiology and/or biochemistry and have at least elemental knowledge of experimental design principals. They must have excellent fine motor skills, perseverance, and ability to work independently. Experiments will employ working with human autopsy material. They are expected to be enthusiastic and motivate students and other lab personnel.

Located in Phoenix, AZ, this position is critical to the success of St. Joseph's Hospital Medical Center and requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of Dignity Health.

REQUIREMENTS: Four (4) years of experience in a research, clinical, or other scientific environment required. Six (6) years of prior work experience in a research, clinical, or other scientific environment preferred. Bachelor's degree plus work experience in a related field required. Master's degree preferred. Familiar with laboratory techniques. Working knowledge of the scientific method and proven laboratory techniques.

Preferred: Has knowledge of lab function and oversight. Ability to contribute technically and continues to make contributions to reviewed research reports. Ability to contribute to training and educating students, technicians, post doctoral associates and laboratory head if necessary. Demonstrates an ability to continually improve performance. Proficient computer skills required. Proficient with laboratory techniques and basic computer skills preferred.

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Located conveniently in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona,St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 450+ bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services. We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality tertiary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renowned Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph's Heart & Lung Institute, the University of Arizona Cancer Center at St. Joseph's, and St. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services.

U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital, and a partnership with The University of Arizona Cancer Center.

Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area. More than 117 years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved.

St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one of Arizona's Most Admired Companies

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