Research/Laboratory Technician with the Tata Institute of Genetics and Society, inStem labs, Bangalore, Karnataka
Job Title: Research/Laboratory Technician with the Tata Institute of Genetics and Society, inStem labs, Bangalore, Karnataka
Mass production of mosquitoes at all stages of the life cycle. Feeding mosquito, cleaning rearing equipment.
Performing basic duties for quality assurance, collection and storage of mosquitoes.
Performing basic lab and rearing facility maintenance.
Document and communicate daily work activity to ensure completion.
Responsible for making sure safe work practices and procedure are followed at all times.
Properly handle and deliver mosquito specimens to laboratory.
Perform general laboratory quality assurance including quality control of reagents, equipment and methods.
Clean and sterilize laboratory equipment. Washing, sterilisation and disposal, perform quality checks and contribute to the general cleanliness and upkeep of the insectary
This person will report to the Insectary Manager.
Most of the work will be done indoors in lab/insectary environment with controlled temperature.
B.Sc in Life Sciences subjects and two years work experience in the field of entomology and mosquito handling
Work experience in mosquito rearing and handling
Application deadline: Mar 25, 2018
Applicants are requested to email firstname.lastname@example.org with a CV, brief write-up covering letter describing your interest and qualifications for the job.