Research Laboratory Assistant - Integrative Translational Sciences

City of Hope

Duarte, CA

ID: 7202187 (Ref.No. 10023766)
Posted: December 18, 2023
Salary / Pay Rate: $20.40 - $25.50 / hour
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Join the forefront of groundbreaking research at theBeckman Research Institute of City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. Our dedicated and compassionate faculty and staff are driven by a common mission: Contribute to innovative approaches in predicting, preventing, and curing diseases, shaping the future of medicine through cutting-edge research.

Join us as a Research Laboratory Assistant, where you’ll play a crucial role in our transformative team. Under limited supervision, you'll ensure the cleanliness of laboratory equipment and maintain supplies necessary for groundbreaking research.

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • Collect, clean, and sterilize glassware and equipment using proper techniques, maintaining impeccable standards.
  • Receive, distribute, and manage laboratory supplies and inventories.
  • Prepare stains, solutions, and process tissue samples following established protocols.
  • Collect and deliver specimens for analysis, ensuring accurate labeling and information.
  • Maintain records, reports, and uphold laboratory work area and equipment.


  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience: Minimum one year of related experience; two years preferred.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, pleaseclick here.

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $20.40 - $25.50 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.