Three SRA I positions are available in the laboratories of Principal Investigators of the Center for Occupational and Environmental Health. The incumbents will serve as technicians in support of a Principal Investigator whose research focuses on the pathogenesis and detection of cardiopulmonary and neurological deficits induced by exposures to environmental toxins or a Principal Investigator whose research focuses on the mechanisms by which exposures to environmental toxins disrupt ovarian function and cause premature ovarian aging and ovarian cancer. Under supervision will perform cell/tissue culture, maintenance of breeding colonies of transgenic mice, inhalation exposures and tissue harvesting. Will assist with routine laboratory maintenance and will ensure compliance with UCI safety regulations. Will document experiments and results in well-organized notebooks. Will assume responsibilities for lab purchasing and maintenance issues. Will ensure that supplies are ordered in a timely fashion and purchases are properly recorded.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.Salary: Hourly $20.64 - $21.99Total Hours: 8-5, M-F3 Career Positions.Willingness to work occasional evenings and weekends as research dictates. Must be willing to work with small animals.Must follow all lab safety rules as indicated in the Laboratory Safety Manual.Must remain current on all assigned Environmental Health and Safety training.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. Please attach your resume.Click here to see the Department Of Medicine website.View Job Description for the position requirements.
Internal Number: 2019-0716
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