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Job No. 145323

  • Job Title:
  • HC Pro 1-Clinical Lab Science
  • Employer:
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  • Location:
  • Twin Cities , MN
  • Posting Date:
  • 22-Nov-2021
  • Description:
  • Duties:
    1. Receives, prepares specimens for analysis. Performs combination of various serological procedures such as ELISA, hemagglutination inhibition, serum neutralization, agar gel immunodiffusion, and agglutination based assays for detection of antibodies against several bacterial/viral/parasitic pathogens causing diseases in domestic and wild animals. Serve as back up for these tests as needed. Able to perform assigned work independently after being trained completely with senior technician(s) in the laboratory. (65%)
    2. Maintains laboratory data generated from running the serological assays through paper and/or computer based
    records. (10%)
    3. Maintains chemicals and kit inventories for the tests assigned. Prepares reagents/solutions for these tests as needed. Notifies to order supplies as needed. May perform ordering as needed. Operates and maintains laboratory equipment used in different tests. (10%)
    Keeps clean and orderly laboratory environment including disposal of bio hazardous and chemical wastes as per Department of Environmental Health and Safety and laboratory guidelines.
    4. Trained in Quality Assurance/Quality Control procedures; performs procedures and maintains documentation according to existing QA/QC standards including use of computer based QA/QC programs; actively follows QA/QC related policies and procedures. (15%)

    Required qualifications:
    Bachelor's degree in Biology or related field or a combination of relevant education and experience totaling 4 years.

    Preferred Qualifications:
    Experience working in a laboratory setting, familiarity with common serology assays e.g. ELISA

    How To Apply
    Applications must be submitted online. To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions. You will be given the opportunity to complete an online application for the position and attach a cover letter and resume.

    Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Job Applications" page and uploading documents in the "My Cover Letters and Attachments" section.

    To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).

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  •  Contact information:
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  • Twin Cities, MN 55455
  • United States
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