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MD Anderson Cancer Center Mouse Handling - Laboratory Technical Assistant in Houston, Texas

The Genetics department is a basic science department located in the George and Cynthia Mitchell Basic Sciences Research Building at the world-renowned University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in the heart of the Texas Medical Center. The focus is on advancing knowledge of the molecular genetic mechanisms that regulate normal and abnormal cellular processes.


  • Assists in preparing laboratory reagents, equipment and supplies for experiments.

  • Assists with maintenance of animal enclosures for laboratory and transporting animals between the animal facility and laboratory.

  • Prepares stock solutions for general lab use.

  • Cleans and organizes work areas, lab equipment, refrigerators and freezers as required.

  • Stocks supplies.

  • Basic administrative tasks.

  • Performs other related laboratory tasks as needed.


Required: None.

Preferred: High School Diploma or equivalent.


Required: Six months laboratory experience.

Preferred: Mouse handling experience.

It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law.

Additional Information

  • Requisition ID: 138825

  • Employment Status: Full-Time

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • FLSA: non-exempt, eligible for overtime, and is subject to the provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)

  • Work Week: Days, Weekends

  • Fund Type: Soft

  • Pivotal Position: No

  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 27,040

  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 32,500

  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 37,800

  • Science Jobs: Yes

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