Title:  Laboratory Technician I

Division:  Pediatrics
Schedule:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Salary Range:  $22,203 - $29,420
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  9431


Under general supervision, this position will provide assistance in basic laboratory maintenance and experiments, including management of animal colony and basic tissue culture responsibilities, that are critical to moving projects forward in a timely manner. This position will assist the PI in research outputs and help with the management of the researchers routine maintenance needs. This position performs the routine elements of research work that requires the use of skills, technical and academic knowledge to follow established procedures and record results.

Job Duties

  • Prepares and conducts laboratory research experiments.
  • Collects, compiles and analyzes data and Documents results of experiments.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • Records study-related data and communicates results to stakeholders.
  • Manages the animal colony.
  • Cleans laboratory equipment such as glassware, metal instruments, sinks, and tables.
  • Prepares simple stains, solutions, and culture media following established formulas and procedures.
  • Assists in conducting research experiments.
  • Orders laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • Assists in collecting data and maintaining records.
  • Enters data into research database.
  • Operatea laboratory equipment.
  • Assists in preparing biological specimens for analysis.
  • Harvest cell cultures and maintain cultures.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED.
  • One year of relevant experience.



Baylor College of Medicine requires employees to be fully vaccinated -subject to approved exemptions-against vaccine-preventable diseases including, but not limited to, COVID-19 and influenza.


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