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: Bachelor's degree in public health. Experience with microbiology and molecular biology and BSL2 practices. Experience with clinical samples including blood and saliva.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Bachelor's degree in public health. Experience with microbiology and molecular biology and BSL2 practices. Experience with clinical samples including blood and saliva.
Required Skill/ability 5: Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Posting Position Title: Laboratory Assistant 2
Required Skill/ability 3: Meticulousness and accuracy in performing both lab procedures and record keeping to document laboratory practice and results.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Lab Assistant
Required Skill/ability 1: Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Required Skill/ability 4: Self-motivated and willing to learn new techniques and procedures.
Required Skill/ability 2: Well-organized with the ability to exercise independent judgment and initiative as well as to establish priorities to accomplish daily tasks in an efficient manner. Ability to work independently and under minimal supervision and solve problems.
Two years of related work experience and a high school level education; or an equivalent combination of experience and education.
Internal Number: 61371BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.