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Laboratory Technician

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Laboratory Technician
Requisition Number RE23774
Working Title
Department Name 7H750:PHYSIOLOGY
Work Location Lexington KY
Grade Level 38
Salary Range $12.50-18.67/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

AA

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

Moving and lifting object from floor to above shoulders up to 25 pounds. Standing and sitting at computer terminals and laboratory bench completing repetitive tasks for extensive periods of time. Working with materials requiring personal protective equipment in accord with EH&S policy.

Shift

Monday – Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (40 hrs/week)

Job Summary

Our laboratory is interested in exploring the metabolic effects of the E4 isoform of apolipoprotein E (apoE), a major genetic risk factor for both cardiovascular disease and Alzheimer’s disease.
The successful applicant will be expected to be highly organized, able to demonstrate the ability to generate experimental data, to have strong English speaking, writing and communication skills, and to be a team player.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Preferred degree in a related field (science preferred) and Research laboratory experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply 08/05/2020
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.

Categories

Posted: 2020-07-24 Expires: 2020-08-23

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