Laboratory Assistant II - 19275-1A
Updated: Jun 3, 2021
Location: UC Irvine Campus
Department: Occupational & Environ Health
Job Opening ID: 19275Reports To: Management Service Officer 3 SupvWorking Title: Laboratory Assistant IIDepartment: Occupational & Environ HealthBargaining Unit: TXFLSA: Non-ExemptPayroll Job Code: 009603Job Location: UCI Campus- IrvinePercent of Time: 100%Work Schedule: 8-5, M-FEmployee Class: Career Position Summary: Maintaining the mouse breeding colony: setting up and monitoring breeding pairs, genotyping mice; keeping breeding records checking all cages regularly for sick or dead animals. Monitoring of experimental mice: vaginal cytology to monitor estrous cycle stage; monitoring and recording of litter and pup production for mice in breeding studies. Compensation Range: Hourly: $19.94 - $21.53 Department Website: https://www.coeh.uci.edu/ Required: Experience in handling, breeding, and experimental procedures in mice.Experience in basic molecular biology and biochemistry laboratory procedures.College level knowledge of molecular biology and biochemistry. Preferred: BS degree in Biological Sciences or Biochemistry Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts. The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.