Laboratory Technician II

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Jan 13, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 515459
Work type: Staff Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:29120000 - MD-PSYCHIATRY

Advertised: 19 Jan 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 26 Jan 2021 Eastern Standard Time

Classification Title:

Laboratory Technician II

Job 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).

Expected Salary:

$15.00 to $18.20 per hour

Minimum 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 management

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter, resume and list of three reference with contact information.

This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not apply.

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

Health Assessment Required:


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