Research Technician II

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7103993 (Ref:11743-en_US)

Posted: June 26, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Research Technician II is a position available at Baylor College of Medicine in the Knockout Mouse Phenotyping Program Production and Phenotyping group. This role supports the overall project goal of high-throughput evaluation of mouse models of human diseases. The technician will perform routine laboratory procedures and capture results into a digital laboratory notebook system. All Baylor College of Medicine Knockout Mouse Phenotyping Program Production and Phenotyping staff members also have regular interactions with Baylor College of Medicine CCM staff as needed in matters of animal colony maintenance, welfare, and research procedures.

Job Duties

  • Assists with standard laboratory operations, particularly molecular biology procedures.
  • Performs cloning, standard and real-time PCR genotyping, the operation of fluidics-handling robots.
  • Enters data into a research database.
  • Performs routine laboratory procedures and capture results into a digital laboratory notebook system. 
  • Interacts regularly with the staff members that includes KOMP2 husbandry team and reports to others within this larger group. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Four years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • No experience required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in molecular biology procedures and computer data is a plus.
  • Highly motivated, detail-oriented, individual with strong communication skills.
  • Able to demonstrate a history of excellent workplace attendance and meticulous work, highly motivated and detail-oriented with strong communication skills.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.



Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.

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Job posting number:#7103993 (Ref:11743-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
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