Research Technologist

Please apply via Job # 9611

The successful applicant will be responsible for day-to-day operations of our comprehensive mouse colony that supports world-class research in the Brain Tumour Research Centre at The Hospital for Sick Children. 


The Research Technologist I is responsible for applying general technical knowledge and skills to perform routine standardized laboratory research techniques and procedures

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do

  • Provide technical assistance to fellows, students and researchers or working on one main project or several smaller projects designed by the investigator
  • Perform under general supervision a variety of diversified assignments of a technical nature
  • Plan tests, measure and make simple components
  • Set up and maintain lab equipment
  • Assist in developing, devising or improving existing methods, practices and procedures
  • Order and maintain inventories of supplies, animals and equipment
  • Communicate and maintain records of experimental data
  • Assume responsibility for accuracy of techniques using established policies and procedures to resolve technical problems
  • Demonstrate willingness to learn and accept responsibility
  • Assist and/or train other lab personnel

Here’s What You’ll Need

  • A minimum Bachelor of Science level education, with hands-on experience in a laboratory setting 
  • Expertise in mouse handling, surgery and colony management is required
  • Demonstrated competency in written and verbal communications

Employment Type

  • Full-time, one year contract.

  Canada   Ontario   Toronto

Company Name: The Hospital for Sick Children
Active from 7/12/2018 to 7/21/2018



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