Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Located in Boston, Dana Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow’s physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The DFCI Flow Cytometry facility is currently seeking applications for a highly motivated Research Technician to work in the flow cytometry core. The primary responsibilities will be the daily operation of high speed sorters and multicolor analyzer in a busy multi-user facility. Other duties will include basic operation, daily calibration, maintenance, and troubleshooting of the cytometers, data analysis, and quality control and other laboratory tasks as needed.
The successful candidate must be highly organized; self motivated and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Knowledge of computer hardware, maintenance and software is desired. The applicant will have a unique opportunity to work with the latest instrumentation and technology in a progressive work environment.
Bachelors of Science or Bachelor of Arts with scientific specialty required. 0-2 year experience. Demonstrates ability to comprehend English as a second language in reading, writing, and speaking skills required.
Schedule mayrequireoccasional flexible workhours.