CUNY College Laboratory Technician (Biology) in New York, New York

GENERAL DUTIES

Performs highly-skilled laboratory functions and other technical duties in support of coursework.

  • Sets up, maintains, and organizes student laboratories

  • Assists students with setting up experiments and other learning exercises, and with the use of equipment and materials

  • Maintains appropriate safety and hygiene standards

  • Maintains required documentation related to laboratory activities

  • Manages equipment and materials inventories.

Job Title Name: College Laboratory Technician

CONTRACT TITLE

College Laboratory Technician

FLSA

Non-exempt

CAMPUS SPECIFIC INFORMATION

The Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) is an integral part of City University of New York system with the largest college enrollment in the system of over 25,000 students. It is strategically located in downtown Manhattan in close proximity to the artistic communities of Tribeca and SoHo, the dynamic downtown financial district, and the center of New York City government at City Hall.

The Department of Science at the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) invites applications for a College Laboratory Technician (CLT) in Biology starting Fall 2017.

Set up experiments for all biology and life science courses. Maintain equipment in working order including repairs. CLT may be required to set up and maintain laboratories for chemistry, physics and astronomy courses to cover for absences and other needs from CLTs in those disciplines. Maintain inventories of supplies and equipment. Prepare orders for supplies and equipment for laboratories and other related purposes. Attend departmental meetings. Comply with all laboratory safety requirements. Other tasks appropriate for College Laboratory Technician as assigned. Working schedule can include mornings, evenings and weekends.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

High School Diploma with a minimum of four years' related experience. Additional education may be used to meet the experience requirement: an Associate degree may be substituted for two years experience, and a Bachelor's degree may be substituted for four years experience.

OTHER QUALIFICATIONS

A Bachelor’s Degree in Biology or a closely related field is preferred.

COMPENSATION

Salary $40,627 - $60,561

BENEFITS

CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans. Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.

HOW TO APPLY

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CLOSING DATE

March 1, 2017

JOB SEARCH CATEGORY

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EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

Location: Borough of Manhattan CC

Job Title: College Laboratory Technician (Biology)

Job ID: 16298

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular