Biology Technical Assistant (Summer/Fall 2017)

Sanborn, New York
Apr 27, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Institution Type
Community College

P/T Biology Technical Assistant (summer/fall 2017) 

Responsibilities include preparing materials for use in undergraduate biology laboratories including microbiology media, microbiology cultures and chemical reagents; set up and remove class materials weekly in laboratory classrooms; maintain laboratory organization including proper sterilization and disposal of wastes; keep track of inventory including maintaining records, recommend purchasing; also ensure lab equipment is maintained.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:  Associate's degree or higher in Biology or a degree in a biology-related field with at least 6 lab-based science classes at the undergraduate or graduate level. Exceptional organizational and time-management skills.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:   Proficiency performing techniques in Microbiology:  media preparation, culturing of bacteria, protozoans, and/or fungi, sterilization and disposal of wastes; proficiency using and maintaining an autoclave; experience maintaining microscopes and other laboratory instruments.

APPLICATION PROCEDURES:  For more details concerning available positions contact Professor Gail Tylec, Chair of Science, Health and Mathematics at 716-614-6771.

Niagara County Community College considers only those applications that clearly demonstrate the applicant meets all required qualifications and application packets are complete.  Persons meeting the required qualifications as stated should send to Human Resources, Niagara County Community College, Sanborn, NY 14132, or via E-mail to

  • Cover letter that addresses each of the qualifications,
  • Resume
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Names and contact information for three (3) current, work related references.

Search will remain open until candidate is selected; however to ensure consideration materials should be received by 7/1/17 for the fall 2017 openings and as soon as possible for consideration for summer 2017 positions. Official transcripts will be required at time of hire. Applicant finalist(s) is/are subject to successful results of a criminal background check.

NCCC is an equal opportunity employer and considers all candidates for employment regardless of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, military status, marital status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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