The Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Sciences and Mathematics is looking to fill two Lab Tech II positions.
The individuals in these positions will be responsible for assisting in the routine day-to-day operations of a preparation/support laboratory for the microbiology teaching laboratories.
These activities will include, but are not limited to: preparation of common reagents/media following general laboratory procedures, inventory control and ordering of supplies, maintenance and handling of viable cultures, preparing complex media with limited direction, interfacing with outside vendors and service providers and the general up-keep of instrumentation and equipment to ensure safe operations.
In addition, the incumbent will be asked to assist with laboratory instruction and supervision, design of experiments, writing procedures and other such functions designed to improve laboratory operations and provide an effective level of support to the teaching mission of the laboratory.
Entry into the applicant pool requires a high school diploma or equivalent plus one year of experience in performing tests and/or research in a lab setting.
Employer will consider advanced degrees in lieu of experience at a rate of 1 year of relevant education per year of required experience.
This job requires a person that can provide a high degree of accuracy, reliability, organization, and attention to detail and whose work provides the labs with products that meet the highest standard.
Please utilize the attachment feature of our online employment site and attach a resume and three professional references.
Only complete application packets will be accepted for review.
A commitment to an inclusive and diverse campus environment is required.
Location/Region: Auburn University, AL (36849)