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MUH Student Lab Assistant -- Student Assistant Hamilton Campus

Apply now Job no: 501756
Department: Biological Sciences - Hamilton Campus
Location: Hamilton, OH
Work type: Student
Categories: Research, Scientific, Other

Job Title:

MUH Student Lab Assistant -- Student Assistant Hamilton Campus


$12.30 / hr

Hours per week:


Duration of Appointment:

12 months or less

Job description Summaries: Open to all current Miami University students.
Assist with science laboratory set-ups, tear-downs, and clean-ups. Assist with aquarium maintenance.
Science laboratories involved are: Biology, Chemistry, Microbiology, Physics, and Physical Science.
Perform additional lab-related duties as require.
Essential Duties:

• Student will help maintain the cleanliness, organization and safety of all laboratory spaces
• Help prep labs under the direction of the Science Laboratory Coordinator and/or the Science
Laboratory Manager
• Assist with aquarium maintenance
• Maintain materials such as preserved specimens, living plants and/or animals
• Clean glassware and equipment
• Clean specimen slides
• Perform basic microscope cleaning
• Follow safety guidelines
• Other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

1. Completed a science course with a lab and received a "B" or better
2. Ability to communicate
3. Attention to detail and can follow directions
4. Team player
5. Professionalism

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please provide a cover letter and resume.

EO/AA Statement/Clery Act:
Miami University, an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, encourages applications from minorities, women, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Miami University prohibits harassment, discrimination and retaliation on the basis of age (40 years or older), color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, military status, national origin (ancestry), pregnancy, race, religion, sex/gender, status as a parent or foster parent, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, programs or employment practices. Requests for reasonable accommodations for disabilities related to employment should be directed to or 513-529-3560.
As part of the University’s commitment to maintaining a healthy and safe living, learning, and working environment, we encourage you to read Miami University’s Annual Security & Fire Safety Report at:, which contains information about campus safety, crime statistics, and our drug and alcohol abuse and prevention program designed to prevent the unlawful possession, use, and distribution of drugs and alcohol on campus and at university events and activities. This report also contains information on programs and policies designed to prevent and address sexual violence, domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking. Each year, email notification of this website is made to all faculty, staff, and enrolled students. Written notification is also provided to prospective students and employees. Hard copies of the Annual Security & Fire Safety Report may be obtained from the Miami University Police Department at (513) 529-2223.


A criminal background check is required. All campuses are smoke- and tobacco-free campuses.

For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact or (513) 529-3560.

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