The Molecular Plant Nutrition laboratory of the Noble Research Institute, LLC in Ardmore, Oklahoma, is seeking to hire a Research Technician. This position will be under the direct supervision of Dr. Wolf Scheible.
The regular work schedule for this position is up to 5 days per week during the normal 8:00 am to 5:00 pm work day. This position will be limited to 28 hours per week.
Part-time positions are not eligible for benefits.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Duties of this position will included but are no limited to providing technical support by assisting other lab members in preparing laboratory reagents and stock solutions, assisting with plant molecular biology techniques (i.e. genomic DNA and RNA isolation, PCR, Quantitative PCR, molecular cloning using GATEWAY technology), in-vitro plant culture and greenhouse plant care, and seed harvesting on plant species like Arabidopsis thaliana, Medicago sativa (alfalfa) and Brachypodium distachyon.The successful candidate is also expected to keep electronic data and their personal lab area organized.
No minimum education requirement. Must be at least 16 years of age by first day of employment. Experience in research is preferred.