Laboratory Technician (Bio Tech)

New York Institute of Technology

Old Westbury, NY

ID: 7062548
Posted: December 2, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Overview
New York Institute of Technology offers 90 undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity; biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design; engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital technologies; management; communications and marketing; education and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education, it welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island, New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Vancouver, British Columbia, as well as programs around the world.



New York Tech embraces its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, give all qualified students access to opportunity, and support research and scholarship that benefits the larger world. More than 100,000 alumni comprise an engaged network of doers, makers, and innovators prepared change the world, solve 21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.



For more information, visit nyit.edu.

Responsibilities
The Department of Biological and Chemical Sciences is inviting applications for a full-time position as a Laboratory Technician for its Long Island (Old Westbury) campus. The individual will be responsible for all aspects of preparation of Biology laboratory courses. Specific responsibilities include (but not limited to):

Solution preparation for various biology laboratory courses.
Maintenance of laboratories in a clean and safe manner (as instructed by laboratory supervisor).
Keep inventory of chemicals and equipment (annual chemical inventory).
Assist in creation of laboratory supply orders.
Complete execution of all safety and security policies.
Notify lab supervisor, security, and Department Chair of reportable accidents in the lab as outlined in the chemical hygiene plan.
Work with Chief Technician on proper handling, storage, and record keeping of hazardous wastes.
Communicate with laboratory instructors regarding laboratory preparations.
Qualifications


The candidate must hold a B.S. degree in Biology.

Previous experience in Biology laboratories is preferred.



Interested candidates should assemble an application into a single pdf named lastname_firstname.pdf. This application should include a cover letter and a curriculum vitae, including contact info for three references. While the application webpage may require uploading a CV separately, please also include it in the assembled pdf file. (application URL here).



Please submit cover letter, resume and 3 references for consideration.





New York Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity



 

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