Laboratory Technician Senior

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Job Title:

Laboratory Technician Senior

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Department Name:

81145:Equine Analytical Chemistry Lab

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

1 yr

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting at computer for extended periods of time; repetitive motion; general lab duties; and lifting, pushing, and pulling of objects up to 50 lbs.


Primarily days.

Job Summary:

The University of Kentucky’s Equine Analytical Chemistry Laboratory is currently seeking 6 Laboratory Technician Senior positions for the College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment.

The College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment, Equine Analytical Chemistry Lab seeks a Laboratory Technician Senior. The Laboratory Technician Senior position performs wet chemistry bench work, extractions, reagent preparation, and general laboratory tasks for the purpose of analyzing equine blood and urine samples, ensuring compliance with laboratory protocols. Other duties of the position include maintaining a clean, safe and secure laboratory environment. This position is located at the Coldstream campus on Newtown Pike.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, biology or related science is preferred. Safe Sport certification preferred.

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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: 5/9/2021
Application Due: 5/25/2021
Work Type: Full Time