The University of Texas Medical Branch Research Technician- Department of Surgery-Burn-Research in Galveston, Texas

Min Qualifications Associate's degree in basic science or equivalent; 1 year related experience. JOB DESCRIPTION: To provide technical skills in performing laboratory experiments and procedures. Specific Job Related Duties

  • Under direct supervision, performs routine, detailed technical exercise and research tasks as prescribed by the assigned experiment.

  • Applicants will be responsible for exercise patient care. Responsibilities include cleaning rooms, patient care, proper exercises and techniques and be able to educate patients on them.

  • Must possess good communication skills, both written and oral to effectively communicate with all levels of staff, the physicians, and the public.

  • Must be knowledgeable of the human body, strength training and stretching of all muscle groups.

  • Conducts routine research task under direct supervision.

  • Assists with the preparation of reports and charts for scientific data collection for scientific papers. Data collection.

  • Must possess good organization and time management skills.

  • Adheres to internal controls established for department.

  • Performs related duties as required.

Preferred Education

Minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Sports Science or related field. If only an Associate Degree, at least a 1 year of related experience is required.

Preferred Skill/Competency

  • Requires analytical skills and the ability to analyze and evaluate problems.

  • Coordinates work flow with other team members to ensure a productive and efficient work environment.

  • Good leadership, initiative, and interpersonal skills.

  • Flexibility to handle changing situations and emergency needs.

  • Exercise Training

  • Spanish speaking highly desired

Closing Statement


Equal Employment Opportunity UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Title: Research Technician- Department of Surgery-Burn-Research

Job ID: 61591

Location: Galveston

Business Unit: SOMED