The Department of Biological Sciences is seeking a Lab Tech II or III to assist and provide technical support and services in the microbiology teaching labs.
The individual in the position will be responsible for assisting in the routine day-to-day operations of a preparation/support laboratory for the microbiology teaching laboratories. These activities will include, but not be limited to: preparation of common reagents/media following general laboratory procedures, inventory control and ordering of supplies, maintenance and handling of viable cultures, preparing complex media with limited direction, interfacing with outside vendors and service providers and the general up-keep of instrumentation and equipment to ensure safe operation. In addition, the incumbent will be asked to assist with laboratory instruction and supervision, design of experiments, writing procedures and other such functions designed to improve laboratory operations and provide an effective level of support to the teaching mission of the laboratory.
Education Level High school diploma or equivalent