Master of Biotechnology: Laboratory Aide 2

DEPARTMENT: Master of Biotechnology

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Available Fall 2019

The Master of Biotechnology Program is looking for a reliable student to assist with the operation and maintenance of our teaching lab. Duties include washing dishes, autoclaving, disposal of biohazardous wastes, preparing solutions, reagents, and materials for classes (e.g., bacterial agar plates, LB media, learning to setup bioreactors and stocking supplies). The laboratory aide may also assist with updating of online laboratory inventory management system, Molecular biology, and cell culture experience desirable; inexperience notwithstanding, the position offers an opportunity to learn these and more.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be an NU undergraduate student with a Federal Work-Study allotment for the 2019-20 academic year.

One year of coursework in biology or chemistry with lab experience required. Sufficient math skills to make solutions required. Experience with Microsoft excel preferred.

PAY RATE: $12.10 - $13.00/hr DOE

CONTACT NAME: Genn Suyeoka

CONTACT PHONE NUMBER: 847-467-5146

CONTACT EMAIL: genn.suyeoka@northwestern.edu