Technician A

Technician A Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Technician A to join our team.


  • Strong verbal communication skills;
  • Strong customer service skills;
  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Will maintain a 90% minimum productivity performance level;
  • Adhere to all company policies, procedures, safety and environmental rules;
  • Maintain an organized and neat shop;
  • Perform job duties of all lower job descriptions (Technician B, Mechanic, General Service Technician);
  • Keep store management aware of mechanical repair problems as they occur;
  • Assist fellow technicians/mechanics in performing technical activities;
  • 25% – Triage and organize slides, requisitions and working drafts. Slide distribution;
  • 20% – Inventory of supplies;
  • 25% – cassette pickup, reconciliation of processing log. Loading and unloading of tissue processors;
  • 5% – Other duties are assigned;
  • 25% – Operate and perform general maintenance on laboratory equipment.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required;
  • Strong verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions;
  • Strong customer service skills;
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables;
  • Ability to work Days, Nights, Weekends, Holidays;
  • Two years of college or a completed A.A. program with an emphasis in chemistry, biology or physics or a completed animal husbandry program;
  • One year of related experience, or equivalent in education, training and experience.