Part-Time Lab Attendant (Long Term)
Job Number: REQ_0000016402
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JOB DESCRIPTION AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
The Pennsylvania State University seeks to hire a wage payroll Laboratory Attendant in The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. This position will be responsible for assisting with the cleanup, preparation of media, and set-up of materials for the undergraduate Microbiology labs.
Typical duties would include:
- Gathering hazardous waste at the end of the labs
- Autoclaving the waste
- Washing of glassware used for the labs
- Further duties include stocking of supplies and glassware
- Preventative Maintenance and minor repairs of equipment
This is a 20 hour/week position based on the demands of the work area.
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