Core Facilities Assistant

Website University of Calgary

Job Description:

Maintain a daily/weekly routine to ensure that autoclaves are tested and documentation of logbooks is followed in compliance with University Environmental Health and Safety standards.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in cross-training to assist in other areas when needed and to meet Technical Support Services priorities.
  • Assist with distribution of parcel and mail deliveries for the Faculty of Science.
  • Adhere to all university policy and regulatory requirements, including FOIP legislation.
  • Identify professional development needs and skill priorities; continue own personal development, learning and training; keep current with post-secondary developments.
  • Ensure that the prep area is clean, organized and well maintained.
  • Assist in the dispensing of liquid nitrogen to research laboratories.
  • Liaise with other units as appropriate.

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills.
  • High school education with successful completion of Biology 30 is required. A Sterile Processing Certificate is an asset.
  • Minimum 1 year of directly related experience is an asset.
  • Ability to lift and transport heavy objects.
  • Experience with the operation of a number of essential pieces of equipment such as autoclaves, glassware washing machines, steam kettles, and drying ovens is an asset.
  • Must have or be prepared to obtain Standard First Aid certification.
  • Proven organizational skills, and good time management.

Job Details:

Company: University Of Calgary

Job Category: Education

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Grande Prairie, Alberta, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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