19 days old

Laboratory Technician Senior

Lexington, KY 40507
Posting Details

Job Title Laboratory Technician Senior
Requisition Number RE34469
Working Title Laboratory Manager
Work Location Hazard, KY
Grade Level 40
Salary Range $15.00-24.02/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification
Physical Requirements
Lifting objects up to 50 lbs, sitting for long periods of time.
Monday-Friday 8:00am-5:00pm (40.0 hrs/wk)
Job Summary
This position is located in Hazard, KY.

The University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health is seeking a Laboratory Manager to support the growth of the CARAT-TOP (Coordinating and Assisting the Reuse of Assistive Technology- Together One Priority) program. Overall responsibilities of this position include, but not limited to: support the functions of the maker space lab and faculty by managing and maintaining the cleanliness of equipment and supplies; ensure proper operation of maker space equipment; train, teach, and mentor high schools, undergraduate & graduate students in proper execution of maker space equipment procedures, data management, and reporting; gather and maintain records and/or data and perform routine analysis using computer software; and compile, summarize and report results.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
MS Windows, Excel, PowerPoint, 3D printing, experience working with power tools
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Bachelor’s degree or relevant trade school; 3-5 years of experience working with assistive technology. Ideal candidate would have Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America (RESNA) certification or training.
Deadline to Apply 06/23/2022
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: 2022-06-10 Expires: 2022-07-10

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