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Research Laboratory Technician I - School of Dentistry

Omaha, Nebraska
Job Type
9 Sep 2022

This entry level grant-funded position requires assisting the PI, and independently. Duties include ordering lab supplies, routine laboratory maintenance, assisting the PI and dental/undergraduate students with moderately complex molecular and cell biology procedures and experiments, confocal microscope imaging, and managing cell cultures (after training by PI). The technician will also input data, assist with analyses, and conduct library research.


Associates degree in related field of Science required;
Bachelors Degree in related Science field preferred;
0-1 years research lab experience

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

Understanding of research methods, laboratory techniques, and care of laboratory equipment;

Ability to interpret data, troubleshoot and resolve technical issues;

Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite to include Word, Excel; PowerPoint and Outlook;

Detail oriented;

Analytical skills;

Strong work ethic, excellent written and communication skills, and the ability to work independently;

Ability to work evenings, weekends, and holidays depending upon research needs

Physical Requirements:

Seeing: %

Hearing: %

Standing/Climbing/Mobility: %

Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: % (pound: 15 lbs.)

Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: 75-100%

Travel: No

Exposure to Blood Borne pathogens: Yes

AAP/EEO Statement:

Creighton University is committed to providing a safe and non-discriminatory educational and employment environment. The University admits qualified students, hires qualified employees and accepts patients for treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or other status protected by law. Its education and employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, and other programs and activities, are administered without unlawful discrimination.

Disclosure Statement:
This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.

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  • Job Reference: 708123951-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Creighton University
  • Location: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent