Part-time Temporary Biology Lab Assistant I

Oconee, GA
Jun 09, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Part-time Temporary Biology Lab Assistant I

Position Number: 10060294

Benefits Eligible: No

Campus Location: Oconee

Job Close Date: 06/21/2018

General Summary: The University of North Georgia is currently accepting applications for a Part-time Temporary Biology Lab Assistant. We are seeking candidates who are: reliable (maintains work schedule with few to no missed shifts); motivated to work (moves to the next task without being asked or reminded); and flexible (work priorities may change daily). The successful candidate uses appropriate safety precautions consistently (will be trained for tasks where precautions are necessary).

Located in the fastest-growing region of the state, the University of North Georgia is a multi-campus university with an enrollment of over 19,000 students, making it one of the largest institutions in the University System of Georgia. UNG is focused on a mission of educational excellence, leadership development and community engagement opportunities that develop students into leaders for a diverse and global society. Through a variety of educational pathways that provide access and range from certificates and associate degrees to a professional doctoral program, UNG is responsive to regional education and economic development needs. Federally designated as a senior military college, one of the university's signature leadership programs is its 800-member Corps of Cadets on UNG's Dahlonega Campus.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: The Biology Lab Assistant will:
  • Assist with solution preparation under direct faculty or staff supervision
  • Assist with setup/breakdown of lab experiment materials and equipment
  • Assist with cleaning and maintenance of lab equipment
  • Assist with chemical and equipment inventory
  • Wash lab dishes
  • Organize and file safety data sheets for chemicals in inventory
  • Flush emergency eye washes and emergency showers in labs

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
  • Must be able to use step stools/ladders repetitively, and reach bottom shelf of cabinets repetitively

Certifications/Licenses & Minimum Requirements:
  • High School diploma or GED required.
  • Previous lab experience preferred.

Required Documents: Cover Letter, Resume/Curriculum Vitae

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit contact information for three professional references. This position will require a background check.

Employer Information: All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation, as determined by the University of North Georgia in its sole discretion. The University of North Georgia, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sex or national origin, age, disability, religion, genetics or veteran status. Georgia is an open records state. Also, UNG is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.

We provide equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, protected veterans, and disabled individuals, as well as other protected groups.

The University of North Georgia is committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified applicants without discrimination at the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, age, disability or handicap as a matter of college policy and as required by applicable state and federal laws.


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