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Kansas State University
Posted: 04/22/2021
Laboratory Technician

Laboratory Technician

Department: 3670010060 Entomology

Job no: 510563

Employment type: Staff Full Time (Unclassified - Term)

Location: Other

Categories: Agriculture, Research / Scientific / Grants, Entomology

Pay Grade: 05B

About This Role:

Incumbent will prepare study plans according to the supervising scientist's hypothesis; learn and perform the droplet digital PCR experiments; assist in result analysis and report writing; and share responsibility with others for maintaining daily laboratory operational tasks. Full time, (40 hours/week) benefits eligible position to be located in Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts.

Why Join Us:

Kansas State University offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, paid time off - vacation, sick, and holidays. To see what benefits are available, please visit:

We Support Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and inclusion. The university actively seeks individuals who foster a collegial environment and cooperative interactions with coworkers, students, and others. The University is dedicated to promoting the

What You'll Need to Succeed:

Minimum Qualifications:

• High School Diploma

• Experience and education should include experience with pipette usage, DNA extraction, electrophoresis and conventional PCR.

• Experience using a computer.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Real time PCR and droplet digital PCR and statistical skill.

Other Requirements:

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment.

How to Apply:

Please submit the following documents:

• Detailed Resume or CV to include names and dates of relevant schools attended, degrees received, relevant courses taken, training programs attended and/or relevant work experience with dates. Please include contact information.

• Names and contact information for at least three references.

Screening of Applications Begins:

Screening of applications begins on April 26, 2021 and continues until position is filled.

Anticipated Hiring Salary Range:

$ 42,000 to $ 48,000 annual salary

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.

Advertised: Apr 21, 2021

Application Closes: Open until filled

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