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UT Health Laboratory Technical Assistant - Microbiology And Molecular Gen - Casual Status in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Laboratory Technical Assistant - Microbiology And Molecular Gen - Casual Status

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas


McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 190001OJ

Position Summary:

Provides routine semi-technical assistance in a variety of laboratory support duties.

Department: Microbiology And Molecular Gen

Location: TMC

Casual status


Position Key Accountabilities:

  1. Collects, washes, dries, sterilizes, and redistributes laboratory glassware.

  2. Soaks and hand brushes special attention glass items in dichromate acid.

  3. Assists in the setup of miscellaneous materials for instructional laboratories, inventory checking, and general cleaning.

  4. Assists in photocopying for faculty members.

  5. Performs other duties as assigned.



Minimum Education:

High school diploma or equivalent.

Minimum Experience:


Physical Requirements:

Exerts up to 100 pounds of force occasionally and/or over 50 pounds frequently and/or over 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.

Security Sensitive:

This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215

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