Work Study Job Description

Laboratory Assistant 2021-59

Department: Science


Hours vary from 5-12 hours per week.

Description of Duties

Applicants must be enrolled in science department major. Laboratory assistants work in a specialized laboratory (Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Microbiology, etc.) under the direct supervision of the Science Laboratory Manager. Duties will include setup up and cleanup of teaching laboratories, processing of waste, inventory, assisting lab instructors and other duties as assigned by the Science Laboratory Manager. The position of laboratory assistant is a valuable experience, since it provides an opportunity to gain knowledge and skills beyond the classroom setting. They are supervised by the Laboratory Manager.


Deborah Wardach