Utilizes skills to provide technical research laboratory support in performing research experiments. Maintains records of data collected. Assists in the organization, tabulation and analysis of data with limited supervision by the laboratory manager or Principal Investigator. May do blood draws as required by the research protocol.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Performs technical laboratory research. (EF)
Follows technical instruction in setting up and conducting experiments, including biological assays, quantitative and qualitative analyses. (EF)
Maintains records of all tests performed and data collected. (EF)
Assists in compilation, tabulation, and analysis of data. (EF)
Makes minor modifications and repairs on laboratory equipment. (EF)
Calibrates and operates a variety of laboratory equipment. (EF)
May perform surgery on laboratory animals. (EF)
Effectively utilizes computer systems. (EF)
Adheres to internal controls established for department. (EF)
Demonstrates the components of the ICARE values statement.
Follows all safety rules while on the job. Reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards. Completes all hospital required and job-related in-services and applies the information as needed.
Performs other duties as assigned.
BA/BS with 5+ years experience
Masters w/ 2-5 years experience
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED
Phlebotomy certificate preferred.
SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Standard laboratory environment; some assignments may be in hospital units with typical hospital environmental hazards and concerns.
Houston Methodist - 21 months ago