Laboratory Assistant I

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University of California, Irvine

Laboratory Assistant I

The laboratory is involved with working on novel methods for controlling the transmission of vector-borne diseases, specifically malaria and dengue fever. In addition, they are working on the development of vaccines and drug targets for human malaria. The incumbent will provide assistance to the SRA II and principal insectary personnel, including maintenance of mosquito colonies used in experiments, care of vertebrate animals used to feed insects, as well as keeping records of experiments. The incumbent will work under direct supervision.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

Salary: Hourly $15.86 - $16.76
Total Hours: 8-5, M-F
Career Position.
Week-end/holiday work is scheduled depending on work rotation.
Final candidate subject to background check.
As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.
Please attach your resume.

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Posted: 3/7/2018
Application Due: 3/27/2018
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