Performs routine tests such as biological, chemical, histological, or hematological, using laboratory apparatus and testing equipment and following standardized procedures to provide data for use in research or scientific experiments; Collects human specimens such as blood and tissue samples for use in tests and analyses; Operates laboratory equipment such as microscopes, counters and spectrophotometers for laboratory tests and research or scientific experiments; Maintains the cleanliness and safety of laboratory according to established standards and procedures utilizing procedures such as disposing of contaminants, washing and sterilizing glassware and inspecting temperature control equipment; Gives instructions to individuals and groups concerning laboratory techniques and use of equipment and responds to inquiries from the public, other agencies and private industries on such matters as laboratory test results, normal test ranges, appropriate tests or collection of samples;
This requisition will remain open until filled; however, first consideration will be given to those applicants that apply within the first 14 days.I
f you do not meet these minimum entrance requirements, do not apply for this position, you will not be considered. Minimum Entrance Requirements: Applicants must have at least (A) one year of full-time, or equivalent part-time, technical or professional experience in laboratory work in a recognized clinical, medical, hospital, chemical, water quality, public health, biological, bacteriological, marine sciences or materials testing laboratory, or (B) any equivalent combination of the required experience and the substitutions below.
For more information, see Lab Technician/Trace.