Biochemist (3309) Enlisted Personnel

Performs chemical analyses of body fluids including, blood, urine, pus, and other exudates and transudates. Makes blood sugar determinations; determines blood nitrogen levels; makes blood, urine, and spinal fluid studies; determines concentrations of drugs such as sulfonamides; performs milk and water chemical analyses; in toxicology, identifies poisons of animal, vegetable, and mineral origin in connection with analysis of body fluids, foods, and unknown materials. Depending on station assignment, may perform all or any of above duties. Practical laboratory experience in Chemistry or Biochemistry essential. Must be College or University graduate with specialization in Chemistry or Biochemisty.