Research Laboratory Aide

Duarte, California
February 17 2021
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
About City of Hope
City of Hope, an innovative biomedical research, treatment and educational institution with over 6000 employees, is dedicated to the prevention and cure of cancer and other life-threatening diseases and guided by a compassionate, patient-centered philosophy.

Founded in 1913 and headquartered in Duarte, California, City of Hope is a remarkable non-profit institution, where compassion and advanced care go hand-in-hand with excellence in clinical and scientific research. City of Hope is a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and a founding member of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of the nation's leading cancer centers that develops and institutes standards of care for cancer treatment.

Position Summary
Under direct supervision, the Research Laboratory Aide performs a variety of duties and provides assistance within Research Department(s). Duties or tasks include but are not limited to: washing glassware, sterilizing equipment, replenishing supplies, recordkeeping, picking up and/or delivering specimens/supplies.

Key Responsibilities include:
  • Collects, washes, autoclave and cleans laboratory equipment and supplies such glassware, etc. in accordance with research department standards.
  • Receives and distributes supplies to appropriate areas within Research Departments.
  • Ensures proper labeling and pertinent information is obtained on request forms.
  • When necessary ensures temperatures are at optimal levels for refrigerators, freezers, and other various equipment

Basic education, experience and skills required for consideration:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • No previous experience required
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to plan and carry out responsibilities with supervision

City of Hope is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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