• Lab Aide

    Job ID
    Regular Part-Time
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
    Laboratory Research Sciences
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    The Parkhurst laboratory in the Basic Sciences Division is recruiting an hourly Lab Aide for 16-18 hours per week. The lab aide will coordinate with lab members and work a consistent weekly schedule (i.e., 2x 8hrs or 3x 6 hours) with some flexibility for shift days/times. Responsibilities include:

    • Care and maintenance of fly stocks
    • General lab maintenance, including preparation of lab reagents and stock solutions, cleaning, sterilizing labware, and other duties, as assigned.


    • Graduation from High School or equivalent with interest in the sciences
    • Must be reliable, able to produce consistent high quality results, and able to lift trays weighing 20-30 pounds
    • Attention to detail is essential to this position
    • Some lab experience and/or college level chemistry courses preferred

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