Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
Work as Laboratory Research Technician. Culture microbial cultures in the lab, extract and process DNA samples, produce substrate for mushroom cultivation and work with PI and Research Specialist on truffle cultivation plots at the farm.
Primary Function of Organizational Unit:
The mission of the College of Agriculture and Environmental and Science (CAES) is provide opportunities for individuals for diverse backgrounds to achieve excellence, through intellectual and technological advancements, in the food, agricultural environmental and life sciences that will cultivate and enhance their potential for global leadership, productivity and competitiveness. The goals for the CAES are three-fold: (1) Provide learning experiences through which students gain-in-depth competencies-knowledge and skills-which will ensure their success in the changing work environment, and improve the quality of life for the citizens of our community, state and nation, (2) Enhance, expand and integrate quality teaching, research, extension and global outreach, and (3) Strengthen the integration and use of effective cutting edge information and technologies.
Internal job number: 009037
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.
High School diploma with a minimum of four years of experience as a microbiology/mycology lab technician; or an Associate degree in Biological Sciences or related field.
Experience with microscopy and identification of fungi is a plus.
If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training and experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market considerations.
*Please note that the application period for this position has been extended, if you applied to post SPA1095 you do not need to re-apply to be considered. *
Please note that the application period for this position has been extended, if you applied to posting #SPA1095, you do not need to re-apply to be considered.
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