Lab Technician

Tulane University   New Orleans, LA   Full-time     Science
Posted on June 21, 2022
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The Environmental Health Microbiology and Water Quality Research Lab (http://awlab.wp.tulane.edu) at Tulane University invites applications for a Laboratory Research Technician to assist in several water and wastewater quality research projects and laboratory maintenance. In particular, the research technician will involve in the wastewater surveillance for pathogens and genomic sequencing projects.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Performing specialized and routine standardized chemical and biological laboratory examinations and procedures with a high degree of accuracy 
  • Collecting, recording, analyzing, documenting, and reporting results with a high degree of accuracy 
  • Working with hazardous materials in a controlled environment while maintaining strict safety standards and procedures 
  • Maintaining thorough written and verbal communication with the Principal Investigator and coworkers 
  • Understanding and following all relevant SOPs, facility and safety guidelines 
  • Regularly cleaning and maintaining laboratory facilities and equipment 
  • Ensuring the laboratory is well-stocked and resourced and that everything is clearly and correctly labelled
  • Learning and refining new laboratory skills and techniques 
  • Maintaining an excellent work attendance record and being punctual on all projects

Interested candidates should submit a CV with contact information for three references to Dr. Tiong Aw taw@tulane.edu


Tulane University

New Orleans , LA