Laboratory Technician I - Molecular & Human Genetics - Bellen Lab (90002279)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

Job posting number: #7089803 (Ref:9506-en_US)

Posted: November 29, 2021

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


We are looking for someone who is very organized and detail orientated. The Laboratory Technician I position requires working as part of a big team with day to day communication with supervisors. The applicant should have a track record of teamwork  S/he will conduct maintenance of fly stocks and fly husbandry, screening and record data. This technician will be supervised and trained in the laboratory for the required tasks. 

Job Duties

  • Conducts experiments to create transgenic stocks for the fly community.
  • Maintains fly stocks.
  • Enters and manages data, as well as following track of numerous components of the screen.
  • Inventories supplies and places orders as needed.
  • The stocks are used by thousands of fly biologists and the data need to be of the highest quality and fully reproducible. Drosophila researchers throughout the USA and the world rely on these data. So far 1,000,000 cultures of fly stocks have been sent around the world.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • One year of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Attentive to detail.
  • Team player.
  • Good 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.

Apply Now

Please mention to the employer that you saw this ad on

More Info

Job posting number:#7089803 (Ref:9506-en_US)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Baylor College of Medicine
United States
More jobs from this employer
Institution Website