Laboratory Technician II

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Jun 09, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 516972
Work type: Staff Part-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:32030000 - PH-MEDICINAL CHEMISTRY

Classification Title:

Laboratory Technician II

Job Description:

Routine maintenance of a high-resolution LC-MS/MS instrument and perform standard analysis of samples from different research groups.

Routine maintenance of a low-resolution LC-MS/MS instrument.

Standard trouble shootings of other departmental research instruments, including plate readers, cold room, centrifuges, lyopholizers, and scintillation counter.

Training new users for all department instruments, including the low-resolution LC-MS/MS

Set up and update maintenance agreements with vendors

Communicating with vendors for preventive maintenance and for handling instrument breakdown

Maintaining laboratory EHS safety protocols/documentations. Maintain department equipment related inventories. Be responsible for managing lab safety requirements for department labs

Expected Salary:

$17.24/ hour

Minimum Requirements:

Associate’s degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of related experience or a high school diploma 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:

BS degree

MS degree

3+ years’ lab experience in analytical chemistry or biology

Capable of prioritizing tasks to meet goals

Ability to communicate effectively

Hand-on LC-MS/MS experience desired

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The University of Florida, College of Pharmacy, strives to stimulate a culture that promotes diversity and inclusion within an exceptional community of students, faculty and staff. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds and are committed to developing leaders who respect, support, and have a positive impact on all individuals.

In order to be considered, you must upload your cover letter and resume.

This position is eligible for veteran’s preference. If you are claiming veteran’s preference, please upload a copy of your DD 214 Member Copy 4 with your application for consideration. See our Veteran's Preference Page for more specific information.

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

Health Assessment Required:


Advertised: 08 Jun 2021 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 14 Jun 2021 Eastern Daylight Time

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