Title:  Laboratory Helper

Division:  Pathology
Schedule:  Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m or as directed
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Up to $10.00 per hour
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  6865

Job Purpose

The position is for a student to work with a postdoctoral fellow to do benchwork using standard molecular biology techniques including protein extraction, western blotting, RNA extraction and RT-PCR.

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 standard solutions and simple culture media.
  • Order lab supplies.
  • Assist postdoctoral fellow prepare gels for westerns and RT-PCR.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.





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