The Student Assistant assists trained personnel in an effort to facilitate acquisition of technical skills and perform/practice beginning level skills in the student's area of instruction. This position is for a Student Assistant to assist with the science lab courses, primarily responsible for Microbiology lab. Responsible for maintaining bacteria cultures, cleaning glassware, preparing media, and lab preparation on a weekly basis.
Job Tasks and Responsibilities :
(*denotes essential expectations)
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities :
- Carries out assigned duties as prescribed by supervising faculty and/or staff. (See addendum for specific job assignment.) Performs assigned work tasks under the direction supervision of instructional staff.
Knowledge of the concepts and procedures related to the area of assignment/instruction. Skill in the operation of communication and information devices required for the assigned duties (e.g., computers, pagers, phones). Ability to interact and communicate effectively with individuals and groups. Ability to organize and carry out assigned work tasks. Ability to deal effectively with stressful circumstances. Ability to maintain confidentiality relevant to sensitive information. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of personnel, medical staff, volunteer and ancillary departments including diverse patient populations.
Minimum Qualifications :
Must be a student currently enrolled in a course of study at BryanLGH College of Health Sciences. Prior education and experience dependent upon specific assignment.
BryanLGH Medical Center - 2 years ago