Job Type\/Schedule This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week. Department Name\/Job Location This position is in the Department of Neurology, Neuromuscular Division. This position is for the Medical School Campus. Essential Functions POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for assisting with laboratory duties in a research setting. Performs routine tests with direction from supervisor, manager or higher level technician. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists investigator or higher level technician with research studies, experiments and assays including collection of data, preparation of solutions and set-up and maintenance of equipment. Assists with general lab maintenance and cleaning. Maintains detailed lab notebook containing research data and assists with data entry.\u00a0 Required Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent. Preferred Qualifications Aiming for a future degree in biology, chemistry or related area. Prior lab experience. Working knowledge of computer software (Word, Excel, etc.) preferred. Ability to work independently, organize, and think critically. Ability to use hands for fine motor tasks such as pipetting. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Salary Range The hiring range for this position is $12.33 - $15.66 per hour. Benefits This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at http:\/\/hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits. Applicant Special Instructions Works in laboratory environment with potential exposure to biological, chemical and radioactive hazards. Must be physically able to wear protective equipment. Must be able to provide standard care to research animals. EOE Statement Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
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