Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution is currently searching for Seasonal Part Time Helpers and Laboratory Assistants to join the Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry Department for the 2021 summer period (June - August). These positions are non-exempt, casual and are not eligible for benefits.
With direct supervision, performs routine laboratory and clerical assignments. In general, duties will include washing laboratory glassware, general lab organization and maintenance, data entry, and other project-specific duties as required.
*Position level will be based on the selected candidates' education and experience.
Packing and unpacking containers Organizing paper or electronic files General clean-up; washing glassware Data Entry
Lab Assistant I/II:
Light field work/sample collection Organizing lab work areas; washing glassware May use spreadsheet software
As deemed necessary by supervisor
Education & Experience
Basic computer skills are required
Must be able to comfortably work in a lab setting
Working toward a high school diploma
STEM courses are a plus
Lab Assistant I:
High School diploma or equivalent is required
MS Office familiarity is desired
Lab Assistant II :
High School Diploma with lab experience is required
MS Office familiarity and spreadsheet manipulation ability is desired.
No pre-determined physical requirements; all candidates should be encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: 2021-1473
About Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is the world's leading, non-profit organization dedicated to ocean science and engineering, exploration and education. Come join a diverse organization whose curiosity, creativity, and commitment help improve the world's understanding of the ocean's importance to the plant and to society. Experience a culture of excellence, dedication, innovation and discovery.Please visit https://careers.whoi.edu for a listing of all of our openings and apply today!