Job Title Laboratory Assistant Job Requisition ID 34335BR Division School Of Medicine Department 739035:SOM: Surgery: Transplant Full/Part Time Full-Time Regular/Temporary Regular Minimum Hourly $ 11.5 Midpoint Hourly $ 13.894231 Minimum Annual $ 23920 Midpoint Annual $ 28900 Job Description JOB DESCRIPTION: Performs routine laboratory and general clerical tasks necessary for daily operation of laboratory. Collects, prepares, cleans and stores glassware and other lab equipment. Stocks and prepares media, reagents, chemical solutions and stains. Maintains records and files. Sets up laboratory and research equipment as directed. Assists research and laboratory personnel with experiments and procedures. Performs related responsibilities as required. Employees in this classification may be required to work with, take specific precautions against and/or be immunized against potentially hazardous agents.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or equivalent. One year of related experience. Additional Job Details Make DNA from non human primate and human patient samples (blood and tissue). Rigorously follow established procedures with careful attention to detail.Set up various molecular based assays, obtain and record data, save and post data to appropriate storage location. Keep careful and complete records of sample origins, locations, and procedures. Maintain database associated will DNA isolation and viral monitoring for non human primates. Prepare results as tables or figures as appropriate. Adaptability to a fast-paced, changeable lab environment; ability to handle multiple, concurrent tasks; flexibility; enthusiasm; excellent communication and interpersonal skills; cooperative attitude.
This position will require being available for occasional call outside of regular work hours; Work hours will be 10 am to 7 pm most days. This position involves: Not Applicable