Join the HJF Team!
HJF is seeking a Laboratory Technician III to support the Military Malaria Research Program in the Department of Drug Therapy, Experimental Therapeutics at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) in Silver Spring, Maryland. HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to the Department of Drug Therapy, Experimental Therapeutics.
Responsibilities are to perform laboratory procedures to assist supervisors with experiments and to provide support in various areas as needed.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Technical knowledge of anti-microbial scientific disciplines; knowledge of and skill in tissue culture technique and handling biological hazards and their safe use and disposal. An In Vitro Lab Technician is preferred for this role.
Minimum Education/Training Requirements: Associate’s degree; Bachelor’s preferred.
Minimum Experience: 4 to 6 years
Physical Capabilities: Handles variety of chemicals; requires long periods of standing or sitting
Work Environment: Laboratory and office environment
Background: Must have lived in the US 3 out of the past 5 years; eligible to pass a NACI background.
HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Chief Human Resources Officer.