Position: Special research technician at UPR Mayaguez, Biology
Salary: 1,340/month plus benefits (not including Health Insurance)
Duration: 1 year (fixed)
Language: Must be fully bilingual (English/Spanish)
Education: Minimum a BS in a Natural Sciences
Job Description: The candidate must have extensive experience in the supervision, maintenance, and utilization of scientific equipment that include but is not limited to DNA sequencer, anaerobic glove box, Gas Chromatograph, HPLC, pH meter, and a thermocycler. In addition, the candidate should have experience in training undergraduate students, the development of new laboratory methods (SOP development) and training manuals as well as the coordination of laboratory visits. It is essential that the candidate must have previous experience in the preparation of requisitions, culture media and cultivation of strict anaerobic bacteria. Finally, the candidate should recognize that this position may require to work during the weekends and holidays as needed to met the project objectives and goals in a timely fashion.
Interested persons should send a CV or resume to Dr. Luis A. Rios Hernandez at email@example.com