Temporary Lab/Research - FoodPIC, Griffin

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Posting NumberG/R02244PWorking TitleTemporary Lab/Research - FoodPIC, GriffinDepartmentCAES Food Product Inno & Comm CtrAbout the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department websiteEmployment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date05/01/2019Posting Date04/24/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyGriffin Area EOO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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Classification TitleTemporary Technical ParaprofessionalFLSANon-ExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE1.0Minimum QualificationsPosition Summary

The Lab/Research position functions under the direction of FoodPIC Personnel. The Lab/Research position performs a variety of routine duties, such as preparing & testing food products, organizing raw materials, packaging products for consumer tests, cleaning dishes, washing equipment and assisting FoodPIC personnel with other duties as needed. There may be times when the assistant will be needed to work with FoodPIC team members on larger scale production runs in the pilot plant, using Good Manufacturing Principles (GMP).

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

The preferred candidate is comfortable working in a kitchen environment and preparing food products by carefully following written recipes, while also adhering to safe manufacturing practices. Cleaning up work areas after food preparation and packaging is a key activity of this position. Grocery shopping at local stores and occasionally delivering the product in a truck to field locations is also part of the scope of this role.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands

The Lab/Research position will be required to occasionally lift boxes that weigh 40 lbs. Safe lifting techniques are required.

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? NoDoes this position require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of this position? NoIs driving a requirement of this position?YesDoes this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?NoDoes this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, or patient records)?NoPosting Specific Questions

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      Posted: 4/25/2019
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