Student Assistant - HTS Lab - 11164BR

Student Assistant - HTS Lab

Biomedical Services Labs
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Job Description

Lab maintenance duties:
Autoclaving (biohazard waste, water, reagents, other consumables), cleaning of incubators, water baths and used glassware, disposing of used plates and non-biohazard waste, general laboratory equipment maintenance, stocking cell culture and other consumables, calibrations of balance and incubators, maintain cryotanks of liquid nitrogen, prepare compound plates with automated dispensing.

General clerical duties:
Assist in placing/receiving orders-receiving packages from the loading dock area, putting away received items, stocking supplies, Inventory cataloging, tracking consumable supply.
Copying/scanning/emailing documents, receiving and distributing mail for HTS, etc.

Required Qualifications

1. Must be enrolled in minimum required for KU student employment
2. Must be eligible for Federal Work Study funding
3. Must have basic skills operating MicroSoft Office software
4. Good communication skills needed for customer service
5. Good attention to detail
6. Ability to life 30 pounds (with or without reasonable accommodations)

Preferred Qualifications

1. Chemistry or Biology major
2. Have reached sophomore level
3. Previous lab experience
4. Attention to detail

Additional Candidate Instructions

Conditions of Employment: Students holding student hourly appointments must be enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours at KU during the academic year. Enrollment of one credit hour during the summer session is required if the student was not enrolled the previous spring or is not pre-enrolled in the upcoming fall term.

Contact Information to Applicants

Anuradha Rou, Research Lab Director

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