1. Records data and results. 2. Prepares chemical solutions and media. Orders, stocks and distributes supplies. 3. Maintains work area and cleanliness of laboratory. Washes and sterilizes glassware and equipment. 4. May assist in procedures using animals. May compile data on scientific/laboratory procedures. 5. Performs additional functions incidental to laboratory activities.
Preferred Education: Laboratory courses in chemistry or biology, or experience in biological or biochemical research.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Laboratory courses in chemistry or biology, or experience in biological or biochemical research.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to work independently and within a team. Strong interpersonal skills.
Posting Position Title: Laboratory Assistant 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Attention to detail. Familiarity with sterile technique.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Lab Asst Chemistry
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to favorably interact with a diverse group of faculty and staff and students. Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Computer literate; intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel in both MAC and PC.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to learn new techniques and modify duties to fit changing research environment. Ability to multitask.
Two years of related work experience and a high school level education; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 54128BR
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