Full-time (40+ hours a week) laboratory assistance. Have a BS or MS degree in molecular biology, synthetic biology experience is a plus. Have experience with media preparation, molecular biology techniques as PCR, gel electrophoresis, DNA purification, bacterial transformation, autoclaving, and preparing glassware and labware for research experiments in a biotech lab. Duties also include providing ad hoc assistance to lab members, and proper experimental data documentation and communication. Have strong oral and written communication skills. Preference given to applicants living in Boston area. 2-3 technical references needed. Candidates must send a CV to Marilene Pavan (firstname.lastname@example.org).