Research Technician I - Biobank

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7220546 (Ref.No. 18565-en_US)
Posted: February 24, 2024

Job Description


Research Technician I position urgently needed to support biobanking operations. Position will handle specimen processing and assist with building out workflows/protocols. Other responsibilities include assisting with lab orders, conducting regular inventory control, maintaining equipment and facilities, providing technical assistance, collaborating with all members of research team. 

Job Duties

  • Receives, accessions, and performs DNA extraction on various specimen types.
  • Collects, compiles, and analyzes data.
  • Processes and assists with building out workflows/protocols.
  • Conducts regular inventory control.
  • Maintains equipment and facilities.
  • Provides technical assistance.
  • Collaborates with all members of research team.
  • Documents results of experiments.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Associate's degree in a Basic Science or related field. Two years of related experience may substitute for degree requirement.
  • One year of relevant experience.



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.