Job ID: 2019-6424 Type: Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS) (AS1111) # of Openings: 1 Category: Sciences Support New York University
Arts and Science is seeking a dynamic Laboratory Technician to join the Department of Biology. This individual will assist with the operation of Biology laboratory teaching courses. Prepare material, solutions and compounds for laboratory experiments and instruction. Organize and maintain inventory of educational materials, chemicals, supplies, and equipment. Order supplies as needed. Perform tests to ensure equipment is operating up to standards. Maintain protocols, charts, files and basic scientific documentation. Maintain live laboratory specimens including care, feeding and handling.
Required Education: High School diploma or equivalent and some relevant technical training.
Preferred Education: Relevant certification.
Required Experience: 1-2 years of related experience.
Preferred Experience: Experience at a university laboratory.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Knowledge of and ability to operate relevant lab equipment (e.g., stimulators, centrifuge, oscilloscope, spectrophotometer, autoclaves, etc.). Ability to operate standard office equipment.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Will be required to acquire a certificate of fitness from the FDNY once employed by NYU.
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.