Student Assistant

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Posting NumberG/R10336PWorking TitleStudent AssistantDepartmentVPR-Complex Carbohyd Rsch 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 Date10/26/2020Posting Date10/12/2020Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyAthens 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. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

Duties/Responsibilities

Please approximate the percentage of time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week. List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries – do not go below 5% time per assigned duty.

Duties/Responsibilities

Student assistant to work under the supervision of Dr. Breanna Urbanowicz. Will assist research activities in the laboratory including the following tasks: (i) Prepare media/reagents, aliquot solutions and handle chemicals as needed. Clean laboratory benches, equipment, supplies, and glassware as needed. (ii) Communicate with lab members to ensure that laboratory needs are maintained restocked, and cleaned up in a timely manner. (iii) Complete work assignments safely using necessary personal protective equipment and other safety devices. Perform other general laboratory tasks as assigned.

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Classification TitleStudent AssistantFLSANon-ExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE.50Minimum QualificationsPosition Summary

The Urbanowicz Lab at the CCRC is looking for a Student Assistant. The individual will be assisting with research activities in the laboratory including the following tasks: (i) Prepare media/reagents, aliquot solutions and handle chemicals as needed. Clean laboratory benches, equipment, supplies, and glassware as needed. (ii) Communicate with lab members to ensure that laboratory needs are maintained restocked, and cleaned up in a timely manner. (iii) Complete work assignments safely using necessary personal protective equipment and other safety devices. Perform other general laboratory tasks as assigned.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in PositionKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands

Some lifting of lab materials.

Is this a Position of Trust?YesDoes 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?NoDoes 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, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)YesPosting Specific Questions

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      Posted: 10/13/2020
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