Lab Aide

Organization
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Job Location
Seattle, WA
Job Description

Cures Start Here.
At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch's pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation's first and largest cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women's Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network.

Careers Start Here.
A lab within our Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division is recruiting a Lab Aide to assist with basic laboratory maintenance.

This may include:
- Provide basic support to the laboratory
- Assist with murine colony
- Stock lab products
- Autoclave and remove biohazard trash
- Prepare reagents
- Perform general lab maintenance/upkeep
- Assist with set-up of experiments and work with biohazardous materials and HSV
- Perform other duties as assigned

A high school diploma or GED is required. Prefer student enrolled in a University in a science field, work-study eligibility is preferrable. Knowledge of computer usage (especially use of spreadsheets and databases) is highly desirable. Accuracy and attention to detail is essential. Work is hourly, not working more than 19 hours per week.

 

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