Research Technologist I
Posting Number: req11038
Location: UAHS - Tucson
Address: 1656 E. Mabel St. , Tucson, AZ 85724 USA
Position HighlightsThis person will conduct and support laboratory research by setting up and conducting experiments in the lab. Develop and adapt procedures and techniques to fit specific experiment requirements. Analyze and record data. Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot equipment, instruments, and apparatuses.
Research in the Department and the University is supported by state-of-the-art core facilities including animal housing, FACS, DNA, Microarrays, Proteomics and Imaging. University of Arizona is among the top 20 public research and education universities, boasting excellent departments and Centers, as well as lively campus culture, and life and a blossoming recreation center. It is located in sunny Tucson, a city with a vibrant multicultural population of approximately 900,000, a strong economy and business opportunities, and is surrounded by a majestic desert and mountains.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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Duties & Responsibilities
- Develop and adapt procedures and techniques to fit specific experiment requirements.
- Analyze and record data.
- Assistance with experiments of other research staff may be periodically required.
- Perform assigned lab duties to assist in the maintenance of stock reagents or the general operation of the lab.
- Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot equipment, instruments, and apparatuses.
- Prepare supporting documents for grant proposals and publications.
- Read the literature; participate in scientific discussions with other members of the lab; and attend mandatory lab meetings.
- Additional duties may be assigned as it relates to this position.
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent advanced learning attained through experience.
- 1 year of relevant work experience.
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week: 40
Job FTE: 1.0
Work Calendar: Fiscal
Job Category: Research
Benefits Eligible: Yes - Full Benefits
Rate of Pay: $42,620 - $48,000
Compensation Type: salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)
Career Stream and Level
Research & Lab
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Contact Information for Candidates
Michael Kuhns || email@example.com
Open Until Filled: Yes
Documents Needed to Apply: Resume, Cover Letter, and One Additional Document
Special Instructions to Applicant
Please upload resume, cover letter and statement of research as one document.
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