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Lab Aide

Lab Aide

Job ID 
10553
Type 
Regular Part-Time
Company 
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Location 
US-WA-Seattle
Category 
Laboratory Research Sciences

More information about this job

Overview

Cures Start Here. Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home of three Nobel laureates, is an independent, nonprofit research institution dedicated to the development and advancement of biomedical research to eliminate cancer and other potentially fatal diseases. Recognized internationally for its pioneering work in bone-marrow transplantation, the Center's four scientific divisions collaborate to form a unique environment for conducting basic and applied science. The Hutchinson Center, in collaboration with its clinical and research partners, the University of Washington and Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Pacific Northwest. Join us and make a difference. Careers Start Here.

 

Responsibilities

A laboratory within the Program in Immunology seeks a part-time Lab Aide to perform routine laboratory tasks under the close supervision of a lab manager or other lab personnel.  Duties include, but are not limited to, the maintenance of critical equipment, re-stocking tissue culture supplies and reagents, monitoring glassware, taking weekly inventory, processing biohazard waste and other housekeeping chores.  May include some light clerical duties.  Many opportunities to train and learn about the laboratory as you progress.  Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Completion of High School Degree required.
  • Experience in a lab setting is desirable but not required.
  • Must be organized, meticulous, and reliable.
  • Prefer an individual with an interest in learning and a positive attitude.
  • This is an hourly position of 15-19 hours per week.
  • The position is work-study eligible but is not required.

Our Commitment to Diversity

We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and VEVRAA Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, or membership in any other legally protected class. We are an Affirmative Action employer. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply and desire priority referrals of protected veterans. If due to a disability you need assistance/and or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to our Employee Services Center at escmail@fredhutch.org or by calling 206-667-4700.