PHYSICAL DEMANDS Job requires sitting, standing for prolonged periods, frequently traveling, and bending/stooping. Repetitive motion: embedding, microtomy, cover slipping. Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20–50lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, noise, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.
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