Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional

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Job Title:

Temporary Technical/Paraprofessional

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

7H400:Microbiology, Immunology & Molecular Gen

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Salary Range:

$12.00-$20.00 dependent upon experience

Type of Position:


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Required Related Experience:


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Physical Requirements:

Lifting up to 20 pounds


Days, some weekends

Job Summary:

Assist lab personnel in performing basic procedures in immunology using tissue culture and live mice; accurately operate and maintain all relevant lab equipment; perform basic analysis of test data; assist lab personnel in maintaining mouse breeding colonies; general lab upkeep.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Basic immunology research, sterile tissue culture, small animal handling, MS Windows/Office, Adobe Photoshop, statistical software

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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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Job No:
Posted: 1/5/2021
Application Due: 1/17/2021
Work Type: Full Time