Title:  Laboratory Assistant

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $19,971 - $24,964
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  6848


Performs simple research work under close supervision that requires the use of skills and technical knowledge to follow clearly established procedures.  The Laboratory Assistant will perform duties to support the team. This position will be primarily focused on data collection, entry, cleaning, and analysis and supporting the study team in the laboratory.

Job Duties

  • Cleans laboratory equipment such as metal instruments, sinks, and tables.
  • Retrieves, washes, dries, sterilizes, and redistributes laboratory glassware.
  • Operates autoclave and dishwasher.
  • May prepare simple stains, solutions, and culture media following established formulas and procedures.
  • May process and sterilize slides, yellow tips, pipettes, pasteur pipettes, and centrifuge bottles.
  • Data collection, cleaning, and analysis.
  • Assists with field collections of data.
  • Prepares reports.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Six months of relevant experience.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.