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Randstad US lab assistant 1 in ithaca, New York

lab assistant 1.

  • ithaca , new york

  • posted 10 days ago

job details


  • $20 per hour

  • contract

  • high school

  • category life, physical, and social science occupations

  • reference45754

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job summary:

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location: Ithaca, New York

job type: Contract

work hours: 8 to 4

education: High School


Job Overview

Responsible for assisting senior laboratory staff with a variety of routine laboratory procedures. Assists laboratory in processing, storage and retrieval of specimens.

Essential Functions

  • Provides administrative and technical support to the lab.

  • Maintains glassware for the laboratory

  • washes, rinses, dries, distributes and stores glassware such as test tubes, beakers, flasks and cylinder

  • Maintains cleanliness and orderliness of work areas including disinfecting workbenches, materials, equipment and other laboratory areas.

  • Prepares and sterilizes laboratory supplies, equipment and other materials.

  • Responsible for tube labeling and preparation.

  • Facilitates post-analysis storage and sample banking.

  • May conduct routine equipment maintenance.

  • May make simple buffers for lab prep.

  • May be responsible for lab area organization.

  • Assists in maintenance of laboratory equipment.

  • Assists with supply inventory functions and general clean up of laboratory workstations.

  • Participates in continuing education through self study and attendance of meetings.

  • Supports safety, quality, and 6S requirements and initiatives.

  • Complies with company's procedures and regulatory requirements, as applicable.



High school diploma or GED required. Associate's degree in medical technology or vocational training preferred.

skills: Other, SOP

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Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

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