Research Technologist 1

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
03/08/2018
Date Closing:
05/02/2018
Job Number:
77529
Level/Salary Band:
01 – E – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Department:
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Full/Part Time:
Full–Time

Description

The laboratory of Dr. Frank Pugh is seeking a Research Technologist. Duties will include performing molecular biology experiments in accordance with established protocols, keeping meticulous record of all experimental details and provide laboratory support for other scientists/trainees in the lab. Further responsibilities may include troubleshooting assays, PCR-based assays, large scale growing and harvesting of different yeast strains, performing additional experiments at the request of supervisor and providing assistance to the lab manager to keep the lab in excellent working order. Candidates will typically possess a basic understanding of biochemistry and molecular biology principles and have a degree in the life sciences with a cumulative GPA greater than 3.0. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus one year of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Prior lab experience either through employment or formal education is preferred. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding. Applications must be submitted electronically and include a cover letter and resume.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,104 $23,748 $31,392
B $17,712 $26,124 $34,524
C $19,152 $28,728 $38,304
D $21,072 $31,620 $42,156
E $23,604 $35,400 $47,196
F $26,436 $39,660 $52,872
G $29,136 $44,412 $59,712
H $33,192 $50,616 $68,040
I $37,848 $57,696 $77,580
J $42,444 $65,772 $89,136
K $49,236 $76,308 $103,392
L $57,120 $88,524 $119,928
M $66,240 $102,672 $139,116
N $78,168 $121,152 $164,148
O $90,768 $142,968 $195,168
P $107,124 $168,696 $230,280
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088