UNIVERSITY of LOUISVILLE
Classified Job Specification (11/87)
JOB TITLE: Lab/Research Technician III
CLASS CODE: 000973
Perform moderately complex technical laboratory work under general direction.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conduct moderately complex laboratory research and experiments.
Maintain records on tests performed and report findings to the supervisor.
Synthesize research information and prepare statistical summaries.
Develop records information system for gathering research findings.
May perform and supervise the preparation of specimens for electron microscopy.
May diagnose and/or repair malfunctioned mechanical and electronic equipment.
May demonstrate and teach laboratory techniques.
Assist in writing, editing, and arranging materials for exhibition, lecture, and/or publication.
May perform functional supervision over lower level laboratory research position(s).
Perform related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE, TRAINING, AND SKILLS
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Anatomy, Chemistry or related field.
One year of related Laboratory experience. 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.