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Lab Assistant 9/17/2016

University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers Los Angeles, CA

Company
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
H85846
AJE Ref #
576208226
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Title:
Lab Assistant

UCLA Title:
Staff Research Assoc I

Job No.:
H85846

Work Hours:


Work Location:
Westwood, CA

Job Type:
Career

Duration:
Indefinite

Minimum Salary:
$20.74 / $3609

Maximum Salary:
$24.74 / $4305

Layoff Referral Deadline:
08/29/2016

Bargaining Unit:
RX



JOB DUTIES:

Provide lab support for HCP-A Subaward, Assist SRAs with recruitment for project, Screen interested parties, Schedule study appointments, Assist SRAs with scanning sessions, Provide support during data collection, Prepare subjects for scanning, Educate subjects on study procedures and obtain informed consent, Teach subjects scanning procedures and functional MRI tasks. Our functional MR imaging is an interactive process in which the subject or patient performs a computerized task and provides experimental feedback. Patients must be trained to perform the needed language, memory and navigation tasks. And to use the MR safe input devices before imaging. Position subjects within scanner for imaging if SRA requests, Score data and enter into database, Provide support to Study Researchers, Assist investigators in the preparation of diagrams, posters, and papers, Maintain existing database of research subjects. Coordinate with laboratory administrator to order office supplies available.



JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Ability to perform tasks in an efficient, well-organized and timely manner with a minimum level of supervision and frequent changes in priorities and deadlines. Required



Skill in setting priorities, follow through on assigned tasks and adhering to deadlines. Required



Good working knowledge of UNIX operating system. Preferred



Ability to work in a team. Required



Skill in working independently with minimal supervision. Required



Ability to assess situations and problem solve using own judgment. Required



Ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing with staff, researchers, and research subjects at various organizational, cultural and educational levels. Required



Bachelor s degree preferred.



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