Overall Role

To ensure that clients have a positive impression of the company through efficient and respectful in-person, phone and email communication, to perform administrative functions through the Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) and assist the other Laboratory Assistants and Technicians.

 

Essential Responsibilities

 

Working Conditions and Environment

Lab Assistants work almost exclusively in the laboratory environment. Understanding the safe use of hazardous materials and potentially pathogenic organisms is required. Lab Assistants must follow all safety practices according to the Chemical Hygiene Plan. The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.  He/she must frequently lift up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift up to 50 pounds or more.

 

Education and Experience

Minimum: High school diploma or GED. 2 years of experience working in an administrative position- laboratory experience a plus.

Preferred: Associates or bachelor’s degree in business administration, chemistry or related field. 5 years of experience working in an administrative position at laboratory a plus.