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Part-time Lab Assistant, Biology

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Posting Details


Requisition Number LOA00105
Position Title Part-time Lab Assistant, Biology
Type of Position Part-time Professional Position (LOA)
Full-time/Part-time Part-time
Other Position Information
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Department Biological Science


Minimum Qualifications and Experience

1. A Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the specified discipline or a closely related field.
2. Experience teaching college level courses is preferred.
3. Ability to communicate effectively with college faculty, staff and students.
4. Experience with distance education/web teaching modalities is desirable.
5. Fluency in Spanish is desirable.

Duties and Responsibilities

1. Prepare and sterilize and microbiological media for each weekly lab.
2. Pour petri plates and tubed media for each weekly lab.
3. Prepare chemical reagents for microbiology and general biology lab.
4. Prepare and distribute dyes into dropping bottles.
5. Subculture bacteria for each weekly lab.
6. Make sure the lab is clean and supplies are stored away.

Please list any special instructions to applicants
(i.e., submit art portfolio with slides)

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Salary $10.00
Pay Basis Hourly
Other Pay Basis

Not to exceed 19.5 hours per week


Job Close Date
Open Until Filled No
Date Position Available

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
  4. Other Document