1+ months

FWS Summer 2022, Laboratory Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title FWS Summer 2022, Laboratory Assistant
Requisition Number DU09287
Department Name 1B531:Federal Work Study
Work Location Microbiology, Immunology, & Molecular Genetics Dorothy Enslow Combs Cancer Research Building 800 Rose St, Lexington, KY 40536
Salary Range $8.25 - $9.60
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education
High School Diploma with Biology and Chemistry Background
Required Related Experience
Ability to operate small instruments used in the laboratory
Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Able to carry things from one floor to another
Afternoons 10-15 hours per week
Job Summary
Assist laboratory technician in carrying out his duties. Dishwashing, autoclaving, filing pipette tips summarizing some results.

For more information, please contact Subbarao Bondada, 859-323-4705, subbarao.bondada@uky.edu.

Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect our university community including our students, staff, faculty and visitors, the University of Kentucky is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all new hires prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of October 18, 2021, all new hires prior to their first day of employment must submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19, or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
An understanding of chemistry and biology to prepare solutions if needed.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree. Biology or chemistry major preferred
Deadline to Apply 07/01/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

 As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 

 Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
Posted: 2022-05-04 Expires: 2022-07-06

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