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There is one position located in the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Division of Intramural Research (DIR), Laboratory of Virology (LV), at the Rocky Mountain Laboratories in Hamilton, Montana, and there is one position in the Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases (LPD), in Bethesda, Maryland.


As a Laboratory Operations Specialist you will perform the following duties and functions:

  • Gather and coordinate information and financial data for use by the Lab Chief and/or Scientific Operations Manager in the development of annual budget estimates.
  • Develop annual travel plans and review travel requests for compliance with regulations, and prepare and approve vouchers prior to submission to the Administrative Officer.
  • Independently perform assignments involving the categorization, summarization, or location of scientific information.
  • Serve as support to the Lab Chief and/or Scientific Operations Manager on a wide range of administrative tasks and as a key resource on administrative and procedural matters to all Lab staff.