UNIVERSITY of LOUISVILLE
Classified Job Specification (11/87)
JOB TITLE: Lab/Research Technician I
CLASS CODE: 000971
Perform a variety of routine laboratory tests under direct supervision.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Prepare equipment for experiments.
Prepare media cultures and microscopic slides for laboratory investigation.
Conduct routine physical, chemical, and biological analyses of laboratory specimens and cultures following clearly defined procedures.
Operate a variety of routine laboratory equipment.
Prepare and maintain routine experimentation and investigation records.
Clean and repair equipment.
Assist with preparing laboratory report and in preparation of cultures to be sent to hospitals.
KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, AND SKILLS
Two years of related college course work
None. An equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience may be substituted for the requirements noted.
The intent of this document is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented.