Research Technician

University of North Carolina- Chapel Hill

United States

October 18, 2021


Posting Details Position Type Temporary Staff (SHRA)

Job Title Research Technician Department Name Comparative Medicine - 621500 Vacancy ID S018491 Position Posting Category Laboratory Management and Services Hiring Range Dependent on Qualifications Full-time/Part-time Full-Time Temporary If part-time, how many hours per week? 40 Work Schedule

Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pm Weekends and holidays rotating

Proposed Start Date Estimated Duration of Appointment 6 months not to exceed 11 months Posting Open Date 09/30/2021 Posting Close Date 10/18/2021 Description of Work

The Research Technician will be responsible for animal handling, equipment and enclosure sanitation, and research documentation.

Education and Experience

Minimum Requirements: - Demonstrated possession of the competencies necessary to perform the work.

Preferred: - Experience in a veterinary and/or research setting. - Experience working with USDA and/or large animal species.

Special Physical and Mental Requirements

Ability to move/lift items weighing up to 50 pounds, with or without reasonable accommodation.

Equal Opportunity Employer Statement

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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Optional and Required Documents

Required Documents

  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  • Optional Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • List of References
  • Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • Do you possess the competencies necessary to perform the Research Technician position?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience working in a laboratory animal setting?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Do you have experience with handling and/or restraining large animals and/or USDA covered species including dogs and swine?
  • Yes
  • No