Biological Technicians

Biological Technicians

Assist biological and medical scientists in laboratories. Set up, operate, and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment, monitor experiments, make observations, and calculate and record results. May analyze organic substances, such as blood, food, and drugs.

Key Competencies * Attention to Detail * Dependability * Integrity * Independence * Cooperation * Analytical Thinking * Adaptability/Flexibility * Self Control * Stress Tolerance * Persistence

Representative Tasks * Use computers, computer-interfaced equipment, robotics or high-technology industrial applications to perform work duties. * Conduct research or assist in the conduct of research, including the collection of information and samples, such as blood, water, soil, plants and animals. * Keep detailed logs of all work-related activities.


Professional Scientific & Technical Services, Educational Services, Government, Health Care & Social Assistance,

Job Family Life, Physical, and Social Science

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