Laboratory Technician Senior

Job description



The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory seeks a Laboratory Technician Senior. The Laboratory Technician Senior is responsible for day-to-day activity of the diagnostic serology section of the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory for the purpose of monitoring and diagnosis of disease in animals, while safeguarding the health of the animal population. Responsible for verifying that all required information is present on the regulatory forms submitted. This position is located at the Coldstream campus on Newtown Pike.




Job Title
Laboratory Technician Senior

Requisition Number
RE16619

Working Title
Laboratory Technician Senior

Department Name
81250:VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY

Work Location
Coldstream campus - Lexington, KY

Grade Level
40

Salary Range
$13.43-21.51/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BS



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Required Related Experience

1 yr



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None.



Physical Requirements

Sitting at computer for extended periods of time, repetitive motion, and general lab duties. Lifting, pushing, pulling of objects up to 50 lbs.



Shift

Days; Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Weekend or holiday work may be required in rare instances.



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Basic knowledge of computers is necessary for using LIMS, also for email, and communication.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Deadline to Apply
12/18/2018

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.



Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of paid, full-time employment experience using a dark field microscope for testing.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * How many years of experience do you have working in a medical, clinical or veterinary laboratory?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  3. * How many years experience do you have using a laboratory information management system (LIMS)?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * How many years experience do you have using a microscope?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  5. * How many years experience do you have performing serological assays and/or molecular assays?
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

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