Research Assistant - Temporary

    Mayo Clinic
    Rochester, MN 55901
    Similar jobs pay $9.65 - $13.37

    Job Description








    Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

    Position description

    Performs various support functions in research laboratory using proper procedures to avoid the risk of laboratory-acquired infection or sample-to-sample contamination. Maintains and cleans equipment and the facility; maintains and restocks supplies; and maintains computer database. Works under direct supervision. Attention to detail is essential while dealing with multiple tasks. Flexibility is important in adjusting to frequent changes in work volume.

    This position is in the Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine Research Department.



    Requires a high school diploma or GED.

    Additional qualifications

    Coursework in mathematics and relevant sciences. Must have previous work experience that demonstrates organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to multi-task. Requires manual dexterity, accurate typing, and good communication skills. Must be able to prioritize and adjust to changes in work volume. Experience with Excel software is preferred.

    Exemption status


    Compensation Detail

    Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $16.05 per hour.

    Benefits eligible



    Full Time

    Hours / Pay period


    Schedule details

    Flexible schedule to include hours between 7am - 7pm.

    Individuals can work up to a full-time schedule, but it is not required.

    Weekend schedule

    May include weekends

    Site description

    Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.


    Clinical Labs and Research

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    Chadwick Musolf

    Equal opportunity employer

    As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.

    Posting ID: 559417662Posted: 2020-06-03