Laboratory position accountable for providing technical support to professional laboratory staff. At this level, employees prepare samples for testing, prepare reagents, and test media and stains used in the laboratory; calibrate equipment and organize samples and reagents; and perform quality control checks on equipment. Employees may run well-defined tests under supervision but are not responsible for interpreting test results.
In addition to those identified in the previous level: Knowledge of laboratory safety protocols.
High school diploma or equivalent and 1-2 years of relevant experience. (Substitutions may be allowed.)