NMC CAREERS

NMC CAREERS

Career Opportunities

TECHNICAL & RESEARCH POSITIONS

Lab Technician

The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is seeking a lab technician with experience in molecular biology and microbiology to join our team.

Desired experience and capabilities:

  • Regular laboratory work including: preparing buffers, culture media, culturing microbes on appropriate media with appropriate antibiotics
  • Molecular biology experiments such as PCR, qPCR, agarose gel preparation and electrophoresis, DNA/plasmid miniprep and quantification using Nano-drop, DNA and RNA extraction from microbes and mammalian cells, DNA/RNA quantification and expression test, vector constructions, cloning candidate genes designing primers for PCR, Northern, Southern and Western blot
  • DNA preparation for sequencing and sequence analyses
  • Organizing and managing lab chemicals and reagents following the lab safety procedures
  • Ability to prepare SOPs, technical reports, summaries and data analyses every week

Job requirements:

  • Master degree in molecular biology, microbiology or related fields and at least two years relevant work experience.
  • Experience in work with yeast is a plus.

The successful candidates will have strong verbal and written communication skills and an ability to work effectively within a collaborative team environment.

Please apply using our online application or by mail to NMC, 4200 W. Jemez Road, #301, Los Alamos, NM 87544.

New Mexico Consortium is an independent nonprofit Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Vet/Dis, E-verify employer.

Posted 6/21/21

Research Scientist

The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is seeking a Research Scientist with extensive experience in molecular biology and microbiology to join our team.

Desired experience and capabilities:

  • PhD in molecular biology, microbiology or relevant fields.
  • Strong experience in molecular biology, molecular genetics, microbiology including work with yeast, RNAi approaches
  • An expertise in RNA-related techniques
  • Prior experience in yeast strain engineering
  • Knowledge of molecular biology and microbiology techniques including PCR, qPCR, agarose gel preparation and electrophoresis, DNA/RNA quantification and expression test, vector constructions, cloning candidate genes designing primers for PCR, Northern, Southern and Western blot, ELISA etc

The successful candidate will have strong communication and organizational skills, good publication records, and an ability to work effectively within a focus on timely reaching the research goals.

Responsibilities include design, performance and critical analyses of experiments, writing of reports, generation and improvements of protocols for work with microorganisms and purification of extracellular vesicles.

Please apply using our online application or by mail to NMC, 4200 W. Jemez Road, #301, Los Alamos, NM 87544.

New Mexico Consortium is an independent nonprofit Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Vet/Dis, E-verify employer.

Posted 6/21/21

Post-doctoral Research Associate at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF POSITIONS

HR Generalist

The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is seeking an HR Generalist for its busy HR department. Responsibilities include managing payroll, business insurances; compliance requirements, staffing, and other HR responsibilities. Full time position with full benefits and growth opportunities. Successful candidate will be a hard-working, self-motivated, committed HR professional with experience working in education and/or research institutions. Bachelor’s or higher degree is required; work experience at educational/research institutions is preferred. The job is in Los Alamos, NM.

The NMC benefits package includes:
  • PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with a large nationwide network
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Free basic life and disability insurance
  • Generous 403(b) retirement plan (6% matching plus up to 6.5% employer-paid)
  • Flexible schedules and time off
  • Relocation package

Please apply using our online application or by mail to NMC, 4200 W. Jemez Road, #301, Los Alamos, NM 87544.

New Mexico Consortium is an independent nonprofit Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Vet/Dis, E-verify employer.

HR Administrator

The New Mexico Consortium (NMC) is seeking an HR Administrator for its busy HR department. Responsibilities will include benefits administration,  record management, assisting HR Manager with other HR tasks as needed. Full time position with full benefits and growth opportunities. Successful candidate will be a result-oriented, and tech-savvy individual. Bachelor’s or higher degree is preferred. The job is in Los Alamos, NM.

The NMC benefits package includes:
  • PPO or High Deductible medical insurance with a large nationwide network
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Free basic life and disability insurance
  • Generous 403(b) retirement plan (6% matching plus up to 6.5% employer-paid)
  • Flexible schedules and time off
  • Relocation package

Please apply using our online application or by mail to NMC, 4200 W. Jemez Road, #301, Los Alamos, NM 87544.

New Mexico Consortium is an independent nonprofit Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Vet/Dis, E-verify employer.

SERVICE POSITIONS

None at this time.