Laboratory Assistant II - Valencia College in Orlando Florida

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Valencia College

Orlando, Florida

United States
(HR0465 (Part)

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Detailed Job Description

Laboratory assistants work under the direction of Faculty and Senior Instructional Assistants from the Lab in the day-to-day operation of the support center (which is a section of the Lab).

Campus Location

Lake Nona CampusDepartment: Chemistry

Essential Job Functions

1. Holds walk-in hours for one-to-one tutoring of students, mainly in writing papers.
2. Preps experiments for science labs according to prospective discipline(s).
3. Follows chemical lab safety polices and protocol.
4. Supervises Laboratory Assistant Is.
5. Maintains log of all students using Support Center.
6. Assists students in the laboratory and computer lab.
7. Develops and conducts workshops for small groups of students on related issues.
8. Fulfills other clerical tasks as instructed by faculty and Senior Instructional Assistants.
9. Develops materials for self-study by students.
10. Other duties as assigned.


1. Prefer completion of college-level science courses (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Botany, etc.) per academic discipline where the position is located.
2. A demonstrated commitment to diversity.
3. Must be able to perform all of the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accomodation.

Knowledge Skills Abilities

1. Good oral communication skills and interest in working with students from diverse backgrounds.
2. Ability to utilize Microsoft Office applications.
3. Ability to take initiative and work on projects without supervision.
4. Ability to work effectively in a diverse community and meet the needs of diverse student populations.


$13.52 per hour

Equal Employment and Preference-Eligibility

Valencia College provides equal opportunity for equal opportunity for employment and educational services to all individuals as it relates to admission to the College or to programs, any aid, benefit, or service to students or wages and other terms, conditions or privileges of employment, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, age, religion, disability, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information and any other factor prohibited under applicable federal, state, and local civil rights laws, rules and regulations.

Valencia College extends preference in employment for eligible veterans in accordance to Florida State Statute 295.07.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Laboratory Assistant II
  • Inclusive Excellence
  • Learning-Centered
  • Multi-cultural
  • Laboratory and Research
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Not Specified
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description