Research Technician II

University of Nebraska Lincoln

United States

December 3, 2021

Description

Position Information Working Title Research Technician II

Department Biological Systems Engineering-0833 Requisition Number S211071 Posting Open Date 11/23/2021 Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date) 12/03/2021 Posting Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Description of Work

The Kievit lab in the Department of Biological Systems Engineering at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln is searching for a laboratory technician to help our team with the generation and maintenance of our mouse models of various neurological disorders including brain cancer and traumatic brain injury. This will involve in vitro culture of cells, development of animal models, and monitoring of animal welfare throughout the experiment, all while maintaining a clear and accurate record of performed procedures.

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees' differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse populations we serve. The university fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: https:// www. unl.edu/equity/notice- nondiscrimination.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Associate's degree plus two years lab or related experience required; equivalent education/experience will be considered. Precision, accuracy, attention to detail, and technical knowledge and ability necessary. Experience with basic lab procedures. Experience with aseptic lab techniques necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience performing survival surgeries and post-surgical monitoring. Work with brain cancer or traumatic brain injury models is a plus.

Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required No Physical Required No Commercial Driver's License (CDL) required. Subject to DOT approved pre- employment & random testing for alcohol and controlled substances. No Criminal History Background Check Required Yes Posted Salary $16.50/hr minimum How to Apply

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Please call Human Resources at 402-472-3101

Job Category (old) Office/Service Job Type Full-Time Alternate Work Schedule (if other than 8-5) Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? Yes If Temporary, indicate end date Planned Hire Date: Appointment End Date

Supplemental Questions

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  • Please describe your lab experience, including years of experience.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • If you have had experience that required precision, accuracy and/or attention to detail, please describe.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please describe your experience with basic lab procedures.
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • What experience do you have working with aseptic techniques?
  • (Open Ended Question)

  • Please detail your experience performing survival surgeries and post-surgical monitoring as well as your work with brain cancer or traumatic brain injury models.
  • (Open Ended Question)

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