Laboratory Aide

Job description

Job no: 682082
Work type: Support Staff
Pay Grade: 06
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Human Medicine
Department: Microbiology & Molecular Genetics Chm 10022586
Sub Area: CT- Clerical Tech.
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Research/Scientific, Union
Position Summary

The MSU COVID19 Early Detection Program is seeking enthusiastic Laboratory Aides to support the work of the testing lab. The primary duties involve assembly of saliva collection kits. Additionally, Laboratory Aides will wash dishes, prepare cleaning solutions for the testing workstations and take kits and samples to and from the loading dock. Samples are scanned into a tracking system and prepared for testing.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge normally acquired from specialized training such as that acquired in one year of college, technical, vocational or trade school with coursework in basic Chemistry or Biology; up to six months of experience in a laboratory setting; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Desired Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in science.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Application Materials

Interested applicants should submit a resume and the names and contact information of three references.

Work Hours

Working hours will be 8-5 but must be flexible to work early mornings, evenings, or weekends as needed.

Description of End Date

This is a limited-term position funded for nine months from date of hire, with possible extension contingent upon funding renewal.

Summary of Health RisksExposure to human saliva/spit samples.Bidding eligibility ends on 11/24/2020, 11:55 PM

Advertised: Nov 18, 2020 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Dec 1, 2020 Eastern Standard Time




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Posted: 11/20/2020
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