Posting Number PG191302SP
Internal Recruitment No
Working Title Research Technician
Anticipated Hiring Range $40,000- $42,000
Work Schedule Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm; occasional evening and/or
weekend hours may be required
Job Location Raleigh, NC
Department Department of Population Health and Pathobiology
About the Department
The Department of Population Health and Pathobiology trains doctors of
veterinary medicine who will specialize in understanding and reducing disease
in animal populations, particularly food animals. Disease in these populations
poses serious risks to food safety, has economic implications, and, in cases
where the disease is communicable to humans, is a significant public health
Our faculty are recognized experts in the fields of epidemiology and public
health, microbiology and immunology, parasitology, pathology, poultry,
ruminant, and swine health management, as well as pharmacology and risk
assessment. Our goals are to advance veterinary medical science through
innovative basic and applied research, and by mentoring and inspiring
students, providing world-class clinical and diagnostic services, and offering
the public the latest knowledge through innovative extension and engagement
The department is also responsible for the Teaching Animal Unit, a unique
real-farm environment in which Veterinary Medicine students learn husbandry,
production management, and routine procedures used in livestock production.
The college is committed to practicing inclusivity, making community a
priority and promoting innovation. We embrace effective leadership and we
champion personal and professional growth.
Essential Job Duties
Primary duties of the Research Technician include, but are not limited to
Managing the daily operations of the biomedical research laboratory,
including maintaining appropriate supply inventory, equipment performance
and upkeep, and regulatory compliance to permit timely and successful
execution of experiments.
Assisting with experimental design and conduct experiments, analyze data,
and generate publication-quality figures.
Aiding in training of students (undergraduate, graduate, professional)
and veterinary residents to support these research efforts.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.
Other Required Qualifications
Skilled with Microsoft office (MS Word, Excel), Google Docs (or similar
software's). Must be able to learn new software as needed.
Bench top research experience with excellent pipette skills.
Exemplary communication skills along with strong organizational skills.
Candidate must be meticulous, thorough, and detail oriented.
Bachelor's degree in science (biology field strongly preferred).
Required License or Certification
Valid NC Driver's License required No
Commercial Driver's License Required? No
Job Open Date 07/21/2021
Earliest Close Date---- (Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this
date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting
applications but may close at any time.) 07/28/2021
Notice to Applicants
In addition to your application please submit a resume and the contact
information for at least three (3) professional references.
Position Number 00108662
Position Type SHRA
Position Classification Band Title Research Technician
Position Classification Band Level Advanced
Position Classification Salary Range $31,200 - $66,122
Salary Grade Equivalency GN09
If no applicants apply who meet the required competency level and training &
experience requirements, then management may consider other applicants. Salary
would be determined based on competencies, equity, budget, and market
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week) 1.0
Appointment 12 Month Recurring
Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather Mandatory - Adverse Weather
Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events Mandatory - Medical Emergencies
Time Limited Position No
Time-Limited Appointment Length (if applicable)
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Department Id 196001 - Dept-Population,Health,Pathobi
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age,
sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a
disability, or status as a protected veteran.
If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact
Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Individuals
with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the
application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks.
Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree
is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to
have their degree equivalency verified at www. wes.org or equivalent service.
Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet
qualifications and receive credit.
NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all
employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons
hired to work in the United States.
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How did you learn of this opportunity?
NCSU Executive Search Services
Other Online Job Board
Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
Job / Career Fair
The Chronicle of Higher Education
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Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
NCSU Employee Referral
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If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.
(Open Ended Question)
Do you have a combination of training and experience required to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position?
Do you have a Bachelor of Science in Biology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry or a closely related area of study?
Why are you interested in this position?
(Open Ended Question)
Do you have animal handling experience within veterinary lab environment?
(Open Ended Question)
Application Materials Required
Contact Information for References