Ethos Veterinary Health Veterinary Laboratory Assistant in Woburn, Massachusetts

Ethos Diagnostic Science located in Woburn, MA, is looking for a full-time Laboratory Assistant to join its rapidly growing team.


The overall purpose of the Laboratory Assistant Level I is to assist the primary laboratory technicians in day to day operations of the laboratory. The Laboratory Assistant must promote excellent communication skills, and be able to multi-task with both direct and indirect supervision.


  • Accessions all specimens into the laboratory information system.

  • Preps specimens and fills out forms for send out tests.

  • Preps and stains cytology slides.

  • Preps general specimens for analysis including serology testing.

  • Sets up fecal analysis.

  • Unpacks and re-stocks supplies.

  • General cleanliness of the lab.

  • Fills supply orders.

  • Answers phone calls and questions

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Shifts: 4pm - 1am and will include one weekend night.


  • High School diploma or GED. Computer software knowledge. Some college B.S. degree helpful.

  • Demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Knowledge and experience with diverse computer software.

  • Demonstrate time management skills.

  • Ability to lift or move boxes up to 30 pounds.

  • Ability to work at a computer for several hours at a time.

About our Organization

We are a reference quality commercial lab staffed by experienced technicians with years of experience in veterinary laboratory procedures. Reliable lab results are a key to advanced patient care and our laboratory accuracy is second to none.

Benefits of Working at Ethos Hospital

Compensation is based off experience and skill level. Full-time benefits include health with an optional 100% employer paid plan, dental, vision, disability and life insurances, flex-spending accounts, 401(k), Employee Assistance Program, paid time off, uniforms, and a generous CE allowance.