Lab Research Technician
Advertising/Posting Title Lab Research Technician Diversity Statement The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the institution. Applicants are required to include in their cover letter information about how they will further this goal. Posting Summary
Provide technical assistance and perform routine laboratory activities for pulmonary immunology research laboratory in the Department of Medicine. Assist with maintenance of laboratory's mouse colony; isolate tissue for genomic analysis, extract DNA, perform and interpret PCR genotyping assays, and maintain records of mice.
Minimum Qualifications (or equivalent combination of education and experience)
Bachelor's degree in biology, biochemistry, animal sciences, medical laboratory sciences, nutrition, or related field and prior research laboratory experience and/or laboratory coursework required. Computer experience to include standard office suite applications required. Ability to work with small animals required.
Experience in pulmonary research or immunobiology laboratory desirable.
Proficient with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and GraphPad Prism desirable.
Contingent upon restricted funding.
Special Conditions Contingent on continued funding, External candidates must complete a 4-month probationary period, A probationary period may be required for current UVM employees Category Medical - Research, Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory Job Type Full-time FLSA Non-Exempt Hiring Min (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 29600.00 Payband Max (Represents full-time (12 months, 1.0 FTE) equivalent salary. Must be prorated for jobs less than 12 months or 1.0FTE (Salary/12 x # of months x FTE)) 56240.00 Staff Hiring Band Hiring salary budgeted at low end to mid pay band Staff Union Code NU
Position will be posted for a minimum of one week, after which it is subject to removal without notice.
Job Open Date 04/10/2018 Job Close Date (Jobs close at 11:59 PM EST.) Open Until Filled No
Position Title Lab Research Technician Posting Number S1527PO Department Med-Pulmonary/55546 Position Number 00024714 Employee FTE 1.0 Employee Term 12
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