Location: Chicago, Illinois
Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory
Internal Number: JR21900
Location: Chicago, IL
Prepares bedding, food, water, and other stock materials, prepares autoclave cylinders with specified materials (bedding, food, water, experimental supplies).
Prepares biological indicators for processing, set-up of autoclave cycle, quality assurance testing materials.
May prepare sterilant's for use within the research facility, prepares materials for sterile assistant activities.
Re-wraps filters on sterilization cylinders.
Processes biological indicators for quality assurance.
Prepares caging material for processing in autoclave.
Assists with facility cleanliness and sanitization.
Provides documentation of activities, assists with additional material preparation tasks as may be required.
This job provides technical and administrative support in a laboratory environment performing basic laboratory techniques, research and analysis under direction.
Provides routine or standardized laboratory duties by collecting data in support of research projects under direct supervision.
Complies with institution, state and federal regulatory policies, procedures, directives, and mandates.
Performs other related work as needed.
High School Diploma.
Previous work experience in an academic environment or biomedical research.
Must demonstrate ability to work on more than one project at one time and meet deadlines.
Capacity to handle multiple tasks in a short amount of time.
Excellent hand-eye coordination.
Must be detailed and organized and respect confidentiality.
Ability to analyze and solve problems.
Ability to interact with all levels of staff within the department.
Some basic mechanical skills (use of screwdrivers, wrenches, industrial autoclave units).
Ability to work for weekend and holiday schedules â“ one day per weekend schedule.
Predominantly a standing and active position.
Requires a fair amount of walking to different facilities on campus, also entails extensive writing, typing, and computer skills.
Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
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