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.
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
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED:
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: Silver Spring, MD
Security Clearance Level: ability to obtain a favorable security clearance
US Citizenship Required: Must be a US citizen
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
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
* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree
U.S. Citizenship Required
About Our Work
We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.
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.