Job Details


Laboratory Technical Assistant I - Pharmacology - Smith Lab

Job Number: 528162
Category: Research & Laboratory
Location: 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX
Department: 232185 - Smith Lab
Full/Part Time/PRN: Day Job
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Schedule: Full-time


This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal history record information


Salary Negotiable

Experience and Education

High school graduation or GED equivalent, and no experience required.

Job Duties

  • Prepares laboratory specimens.
  • Assembles and operates standard laboratory equipment.
  • Collects and records data which may involve arithmetic computations.
  • Prepares standard reagents and culture media.
  • Examines experimentally infected laboratory animals to detect and record symptoms associated with variety of animal diseases.
  • Weighs, positions, and performs pre-operative shaving of animals.
  • Takes vital signs of animals.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

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