Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
POSITION: Nine-month, 100%-time (40 hours a week) appointment at $16.15/hr. starting October 26, 2020, or as soon as possible thereafter.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Preparation of materials and equipment for science laboratories including Anatomy & Physiology, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Botany, and Microbiology; cleaning laboratories after use; cleaning and restocking glassware; preparing media for lab use; preparing chemical solutions for use in teaching; collecting and facilitation of the storage of hazardous waste; and unpacking and checking deliveries of ordered materials.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: High school graduation or the equivalent with some science courses, two years of experience in relevant academic and work experience may be substituted, and ability to read, write and understand English. Final job offer contingent upon complete background check.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience in working in a laboratory environment or educational organization.
Internal Number: 337872
About University of Minnesota, Crookston
The University of Minnesota Crookston (UMN Crookston) is one of five campuses comprising the University of Minnesota system. UMN Crookston is a four-year public university with an enrollment of 1,800 students, approximately half on campus and half in online degrees. The student body is diverse and comes from over 40 states and over 30 countries. Thirty-four baccalaureate degrees are offered, 15 of which are also offered online. UMN Crookston proudly carries on a tradition of over a century of educational service to northwestern Minnesota, beginning in 1906 as a regional residential high school, changing to a two-year college in 1966 and to a four-year college in 1993. UMN Crookston is a small student-centered community of learning and scholars known for providing personal attention to every student. UMN Crookston makes a commitment to each individual student’s achievements and offers a hands-on approach and experiential learning that put students ahead of the competition. Integral to the university's statewide land-grant mission, UMN Crookston provides applied, career-oriented learning programs including internships and connects its teaching, research, and outreach to local, co...unty, and regional economic development agencies in support of the global economy. UMN Crookston delivers world?class University of Minnesota degrees in an affordable, close?knit campus setting where faculty and staff personally invest in the success of each student. UMN Crookston has been recognized for its quality programs by such organizations as U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the campus as #1 in the category Top Public Regional Colleges–Midwest for 2020. U.S. News has ranked UMN Crookston among the top four in this category for the past 23 consecutive years.