Laboratory Technician II
Job no: 515459
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Department:29120000 - MD-PSYCHIATRY
Advertised: 08 Jan 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 14 Jan 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Laboratory Technician IIJob Description:
Experimental Procedures- rodent surgeries; prepares rats with intracranial self-stimulation electrodes and determines brain reward thresholds of rats; prepares rats with intravenous catheters and investigates the self-administration of nicotine; implants intravenous catheter and collects blood samples; monitors the health of animals that are used in the experiments.
Research Administration- data collection; analysis; making graphs; order research supplies; supervise and train undergraduate students and new staff members who work in lab.
1Other; prepare the laboratory for IACUC (Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee) and EHS (Environment Health and Safety) inspections; assist with paperwork for research volunteers (IACUC approval and EHS).
$15.00 to $18.20 per hourMinimum Requirements:
Associate’s degree in an appropriate area and two years of related experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and four years of related experience. Appropriate college course work or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in database managementSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter, resume and list of three reference with contact information.
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.Health Assessment Required: