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Classification

ED03 - Microbiologist I

Band 5
MinimumMidpointMaximum
$31,182$44,438$57,695

State Specifications:

General Nature of Work:

Performs qualitative and quantitative microbiological analyses.

Guidelines for Class Use/Distinguishing Characteristics:

This class includes entry- and journey-level positions in microbiology.

Examples of Work:

(Note: The examples of work listed in this class specification are not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of specific statements does not preclude management from assigning specific duties not listed herein if such duties are a logical assignment to the position. The intent of the listed examples is to give a general indication of the levels of difficulty and responsibility common to all positions in this class.)

Performs microscopic, biochemical and serological tests and examinations on human and animal specimens.
Performs qualitative and quantitative examinations on milk, water and food samples to assess bacteriological and physical qualities.
Assists in the development of improved analytical procedures, experimental methodologies and laboratory practices.
Conducts standardized quality control procedures in all areas of assigned work.
Trains lower-level employees in standardized test procedures.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

(Note: The knowledge, skills and abilities listed are not necessarily inclusive of the requirements for every position in the class.)

Knowledge of the principles and laboratory applications of microbiology.
Ability to perform examinations, analyses and experiments related to an assigned specialty area.
Ability to lead and train lower-level employees.
Ability to communicate effectively.

State Minimum Training and Experience

State Necessary Special Requirements:

Minimum Requirements:

(Note: Additional requirements may be applicable for individual positions in the employing agency.)

A bachelor's degree in microbiology or medical technology; or a bachelor's degree in the natural sciences with academic credits in biology, plus work experience in a setting related to the area of employment.

MUSC Minimum Training and Experience Requirements:

A bachelor's degree in microbiology or medical technology; or a bachelor's degree in the natural sciences with academic credits in biology, plus work experience in a setting related to the area of employment.

MUSC Physical Requirements:

This classification is not currently used at MUSC. Please contact the Department of Human Resources for more information.

 

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