Laboratory Technician III

Indian River
Oct 13, 2020
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Laboratory Technician III

Job no: 514826
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Indian River
Categories: Agriculture/Life Science/Vet Medicine, Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:60900000 - AG-FMEL-VERO BEACH

Classification Title:Laboratory Technician IIIJob Description:

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description. These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Implements and conducts a variety of laboratory experiments.
  • Analyzes experimental data and interpret results to write reports and summaries of findings, maintains and curates research databases.
  • Prepares graphs and tables to document experimental results for publication.
  • Performs literature reviews.
  • Trains others in laboratory methods and procedures.
  • Designs and supervises the construction of laboratory research equipment.
  • Prepares laboratory specimens and cultures for experimentation.
  • Compile and interpret results of tests and analyses.
  • Conduct research, including the collection of information and samples, such as blood, water, soil, plants and animals.
  • Consults with researchers regarding laboratory procedures and experiments.
  • Provide and maintain a safe work environment by participating in safety programs, committees, or teams and by conducting laboratory or plant safety audits.
  • Expected Salary:$16.19 per hour

    Pay Range Based on Market:


    Lower reference point: $33,800 Midpoint: $43,900 Upper Reference point: $54,000

    Minimum Requirements:

    Associate’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and four years of related experience or a high school diploma and six years of related experience. Appropriate college course work or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Mosquito related research experience desirable.

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

    Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

    This position is eligible for veteran’s preference. If you are claiming veteran’s preference, please upload a copy of your DD-214 Member Copy 4 with your application for consideration. See our Veteran's Preference Page for more specific information.

    Health Assessment Required:Yes

    Advertised: 12 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
    Applications close: 30 Oct 2020 Eastern Daylight Time