Parasitologist (3310) Enlisted Personnel

Makes surveys for parasites and vectors, examines diagnostic material by clinical laboratory methods, identifying gross and microscopic specimens and forwarding diagnosis to attending physicians; maintains insect colonies for laboratory study and instruction purposes; prepares antigens for parasitological treatment inoculation. May teach Parasitology and Entomology to enlisted and commissioned personnel by lecture and demonstration. May prepare instructional aids such as pamphlets, lantern slides, specimens, and histopathological sections. Military experience in field units of Medical Department desirable. Must have 2 years civilian experience in Parasitology, or 1 year in Entomology , and 1 year in Parasitology. Must be graduate of approved College or University with specialization in physical science. Graduation from Medical School desirable.