STEPS Lab Tech

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Job Title:

STEPS Lab Tech

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Department Name:

H3200:Laboratory Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Physical Requirements:

Must be able to pick up and carry up to 10 pounds. Will have repetitive motion with setting or standing for long periods of time.



Job Summary:

Employee will be responsible for supporting the Microbiology Laboratory. These responsibilities could be answering the phone, electronically receiving samples or assembling COVID collection kits.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Must be attention to detail oriented, ability to self start and stay on task. Computer skills, data entry or keyboard proficient is a plus.

Prefer to recruit employees that have an associates degree or equivalent per university standards, so that if we wanted to hire full-time they would qualify for the regular positions.

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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: 2/20/2021
Application Due: 5/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time