KMT Hepatech, Inc., a member of PhoenixBio Group, provides in vivo research services to companies who are in development of Hepatitis C (HCV), Hepatitis B (HBV), and Malaria therapeutics and vaccines, as well as studies of toxicity, drug and lipoprotein metabolism.
KMT Hepatech Inc. has an immediate opening for an animal technologist focusing on PXBcell preparation. This individual will perform hepatocyte isolations and preparations of PXBcells (human hepatocytes). This person would also assist with colony maintenance and husbandry activities as well as provide technical support for experimental studies, on an as needed basis. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in small animal surgical procedures, care and handling, as well as ongoing or completed formal education in a related field.
Previous experience with cell preparation and culture is a definite asset. This individual must be able to work with minimal supervision according to Standard Operating Procedures, maintain accurate and reliable records, and will be organized and reliable.
This is a full-time position, located in Edmonton, Alberta and the salary range is commensurate with experience and education. Off hours and weekend rotation may be required.