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Lab Assistant

  • Ref: 303419
  • Type: Contract
  • Location: Valhalla, NY
  • Industry: Laboratory/Pathology
  • Job Level: Entry Level
  • Pay: $16.00 - $18.00/hr

Opportunity Description

Our client, a glassware/bottle prep Lab Assistant is needed for a laboratory located in Valhalla, New York. In this role, you will work under the supervision of professional laboratory personnel, amd will be responsible for preparing various glassware and sample bottle supplies in support of laboratory operations. This Contract position offers between $16-$18/hour, depending on experience. 

HumanEdge Perks: 

  • Weekly direct deposit
  • Referral bonus program
  • 24/7 support before, during and after your assignment
  • Additional benefits available once qualified

Job Duties

As the Lab Assistant, you will:

  • Operate a variety of equipment such as sterilizing ovens, autoclaves, and, commercial dish/glassware washer
  • Clean and prepare laboratory glassware and pipettes, utilizing the various required techniques to prevent sample contamination
  • Maintain an inventory of laboratory supplies related to specific bottle and vial types, ensures area is appropriately equipped with supplies
  • Perform other incidental tasks, as needed

Experience & Skills Required

Experience & Skills:

  • High school or equivalency diploma.  Technical experience in an approved medical, hospital, university or public health laboratory is a plus, but not required as willing to train.
  • Ability to perform assigned tasks according to prescribed written procedures; ability to adapt techniques and procedures to select requirements and situations; ability to follow detailed oral and written instruction
  • All candidates must be vaccinated for Covid