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Laboratory Technician I

Recruitment #190517-X13A-03


Location: Oklahoma City



The functions within this job family will vary by level, but may include the following:

Performs routine laboratory procedures such as preparation of media and basic preparation of slides and smears.

Conducts non-technical routine laboratory tests and procedures under the direction of professional staff.

Sets up and operates laboratory equipment in preparation for specimen examinations.

Opens, separates, numbers and arranges specimens for laboratory examination and trace results.

Maintains simple laboratory records and inventory for supplies and reagents.

Maintains laboratory equipment and supplies by cleaning and maintaining quality assurance records.

Maintains a clean and sanitary work area in accordance with standard laboratory practice and procedures.



Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for supporting laboratory operations, performing maintenance functions and completing non-technical routine laboratory tests and procedures under the direction of professional staff.


The Laboratory Technician job family consists of three levels which are distinguished based on the complexity of the duties performed and the level of expertise required to perform assigned duties and the responsibilities assigned for providing leadership to others.

Level I:    
This is the basic level where incumbents perform routine repetitive tasks of a non-technical nature involving general housekeeping and maintenance operations in a laboratory.  Duties include cleaning work areas and equipment, storing supplies and distributing a variety of items throughout the laboratory.  Incumbents will be closely supervised while the work is being performed.


Level I:     
Education and Experience requirements at this level are none.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.

Selection Plan

Scores based on:  100% Non-Competitive

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