Assist laboratory personnel with laboratory testing preparation and other related work.
Assist with laboratory testing preparation and other related work to include assembling various specimen kits for analyses; prepare specimen collection outfits for various lab tests; assist with receiving and sorting blood samples; aid in preparation of reagents and other solutions; dispose of samples after analytical completion; assist in sample identification, etc.
Clean laboratory equipment, instruments and/or area and pack, unpack, sort, maintain, inspect and/or distribute related laboratory material including clean and sterilize delivered glassware, inspect for cracks and breakage, unpack and distribute cleaned glassware and collect dirty glassware from laboratory; prepare materials for mailing and packages and ship mailing containers and specimens; clean and dust laboratory furniture; and store section supplies.
Prepare and/or maintain work-related records (e.g., maintain card file on supplies and related equipment and prepare lists of sample parameters requested by each unit).
Perform related duties based on departmental need. This job description can be changed at any time.
Physical Requirements/Work Environment
Sitting - Continuously
Lifting - over 50 pounds - Often
Repetitive hand motion (such as typing) - Not Required
Hearing, listening - Not Required
Talking - Not Required
Standing - Not Required
Walking -Not Required
Bending - Not Required
Stooping - Not Required
Climbing stairs/ladders - Not Required
Kneeling, squatting - Not Required
Crouching - Not Required
Crawling - Not Required
Reaching overhead - Not Required
Pulling, pushing - Not Required
Shoveling - Not Required
Lifting - up to 20 pounds - Not Required
Lifting - up to 50 pounds - Not Required
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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About University of Cincinnati
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