At Boston Children's Hospital, the quality of our care - and our inclusive hospital working environment - lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we're committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
The Research Assistant will be responsible for:
Direct involvement in a translational research science project.
Under general supervision, performing a variety of routine and specialized laboratory tests, specimen preparations and experimental procedures for the purpose of translational research.
Participating in laboratory meetings and presentations.
Maintaining records of results and methodologies in an electronic log of work performed.
Maintaining equipment, lab area and supplies in a neat professional manner.
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelor's degree in a Life Sciences, Neuroscience, Electrophysiology or Chemistry or a closely related field, and some practical lab experience.
The analytical skills to resolve problems that require the use of basic scientific, mathematical, or technical principles.
Strong organizational skills will be an asset.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills who is eager to work among a larger team.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.