Georgia Employer RESEARCH TECHNICIAN III (TOMPKINS) in Athens, Georgia
Posting DetailsPosting Details Posting Number S06724P Working T Itle Research Technician III (Tompkins) Department VetMed-Vaccines & Immun Ctr About the University of Georgia Since our founding in 1785, the University of Georgia has operated as Georgia\'s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (). The proof is in our more than 235 years of academic and professional achievements and our continual commitment to higher education. UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University\'s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA employs approximately 3,000 faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University\'s enrollment exceeds 40,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 10,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens. About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Posting Type External Retirement Plan TRS Employment Type Employee Benefits Eligibility Benefits Eligible Full/Part time Full Time Work Schedule Additional Schedule Information None Advertised Salary \$31,000 Posting Date 08/10/2021 Open until filled Yes Closing Date Proposed Starting Date 08/23/2021 Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EEO Policy Statement The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (firstname.lastname@example.org).Position Information Classification T Itle Research Paraprofessional/Professional FLSA Non-Exempt FTE 1.0 Minimum Qualifications Requires technical knowledge in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree, or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications. Preferred Qualifications Position Summary The employee will be responsible for support of BSL-2 laboratory activities. The employee will be responsible for preparing culture media, reagents, buffers and other solutions. Employee will order, stock and inventory supplies; maintain a clean and sterile lab environment; assist with administration duties such as package shipping and receiving, mail retrieval, answering phones and processing visitors. Employee is responsible for the laboratory support duties such as washing and autoclaving glassware, routine and preventative maintenance of lab equipment. Employee will perform cell culture, media supernatant harvesting, protein purification, western blots, protein quantification, ELISA, maintain B cell hybridomas, monoclonal antibody assessment. Employee will have good communication skills and will report directly to the Director, who is the Principal Investigator as a fully productive, cooperative team member. This position is grant funded for up to three years.... For full info follow application link.The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.