Laboratory Assistant l

Clearance Level
Silver Spring, Maryland
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Laboratory Glassware

Laboratory Instrumentation

Lab Supplies

REQ#: RQ147966
Public Trust: NACLC (T3)
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description
GDIT's Military Health team is seeking a Laboratory Assistant I in support of the Naval Medical Research Center Infectious Disease Directorate (NMRC IDD). The mission of the NMRC IDD is to research and develop countermeasures to protect Navy and Marine Corps personnel against infectious agents of military importance. This position would provide support to the NMRC Enteric Diseases Department by carrying out semi-technical work involving a variety of laboratory support duties of minimal complexity to assist in the maintenance and operation of a research or analytical laboratory.HOW YOU WILL MAKE AN IMPACT:
  • Responsible for cleaning laboratory glassware and maintenance of laboratory supplies
  • Prepares reagents, solutions, and culture media
  • Maintains laboratory equipment and supplies
  • Assists in conducting semi-routine experiments and analyses
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Education: HS/GED, Some college credit preferred.
  • Required Experience: 0-2 yrs of laboratory experience
  • Knowledge of basic laboratory equipment and supplies
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Location: Bethesda, MD
  • Security Clearance Level: ability to obtain a favorable security clearance
  • US Citizenship Required: Must be a US citizen
  • Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you  
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career 
  • Diverse, highly collaborative teams
  • Professional development, education assistance, certification and training opportunities
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Work Requirements
Years of Experience

1 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree

Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.