Entry-Level Laboratory Assistant (Cryostat, Microtome) in Dover, NJ at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

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Job Description

Entry-Level Laboratory Assistant (Cryostat, Microtome)


  • Cutting of tissue sections using a cryostat, microtome
    • taking frozen tissue and slicing the tissue to be prepared on a microscope slide
  • Utilize laboratory tools (cryostat, microtome) for dissection of animal tissue
    • Candidate would receive extensive training on how to use instrumentation safely
  • Fixation of slides (basically a timed dip in a chemical)
  • Dissection of animal tissue
  • Data entry tasks


  • High School Diploma
  • Excellent manual dexterity skills
  • Excellent hand-eye coordination
  • Good written skills (English)

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