Washington University of St. Louis Limited) in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week. This is a time-limited position of up to one year.

Department Name/Job Location

This position is in the Department of Acute and Critical Care Surgery. This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions


Responsible for assisting with laboratory duties in a research setting. Performs routine tests with direction from supervisor, manager or higher level technician.


  1. Assists investigator or higher level technician with research studies, experiments and assays including collection of data, preparation of solutions and set-up and maintenance of equipment.
  2. Responsible for assisting the Investigators and collaborating researchers in the conduct of surgery, trauma, and critical care research studies.
  3. Maintains files on research and assists with data entry.
  4. Assists with general lab maintenance and cleaning.

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrated ability to maintain complete and organized records/reports.
  • Working knowledge of computer software preferred.

Salary Range

The hiring range for this position is $12.33 - $15.66 per hour.


This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please visit our website at http://hr.wustl.edu to view a summary of benefits.

Applicant Special Instructions

Works in laboratory environment with potential exposure to biological, chemical and radioactive hazards. Must be physically able to wear protective equipment. Must be able to provide standard care to research animals.

EOE Statement

Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Title: Research Technician I (Time-Limited) - Acute and Critical Care Surgery - 40249

Job ID: 40249

Location: Medical School

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Temporary