The Microbiologist Lab Tech Co-op assists the Lab Microbiologist & Engineers in the development of testing protocols & test equipment, conduct testing of product to written or research protocols and analyze/summarize results and learning Micro Lab prep techniques. Focus to be on Hollow Fiber Membrane development.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Development of testing protocols
Conduct testing and reporting of research data
New Product Development
Media Prep and Media Prep Techniques
Pursuing a 4 year degree in Microbiology or related Science
Skill in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook
Basic knowledge of Safe Lab Practice, hands-on experience in lab using aseptic technique
Detail oriented and accurate
Must have demonstrated the ability to work independently with minimal supervision and complete projects on schedule and on budget.
Analyze, organize, and problem solve frequently and efficiently
Ability to communicate status and actions effectively
Ability to commit to 3 terms/semesters for the co-op
COOP #1 – would start in Summer COOP #2 – would start in Fall
Summer 2017 WORK Fall 2017 WORK
Fall 2017 SCHOOL Spring 2018 SCHOOL
Spring 2018 WORK Summer 2018 WORK
Summer 2018 SCHOOL Fall 2018 SCHOOL
Fall 2018 WORK Spring 2019 WORK
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS SPECIFIC TO THIS POSITION:
Walking, standing, bending, lifting up to 25lbs, use of a computer, typing and ability to speak English.