Laboratory Technician

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Laboratory Technician

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Lexington, KY

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No experience required.

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Physical Requirements:

Moving and lifting object from floor to above shoulders up to 25 pounds. Standing and sitting at computer terminals and laboratory bench completing repetitive tasks for extensive periods of time. Working with materials requiring personal protective equipment in accord with EH&S policy.


Monday thru Friday (9:00 am – 5:00 pm) (40 hrs/week)

Job Summary:

The University of Kentucky is hiring a Laboratory Technician to perform routine scientific tasks under close supervision or from detailed and controlled lab procedures. The Physiology laboratory is interested in exploring the pathologies of neural physiology, metabolism and other metabolic pathways of Alzheimer’s disease.
The successful applicant will be expected to be highly organized, able to demonstrate the ability to generate experimental data, have strong speaking, writing and communication skills, and to be a team player.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Preferred degree in a related field (science preferred) and research laboratory experience

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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.




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Posted: 11/17/2020
Application Due: 2/15/2021
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