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(UPDATED) Research/Laboratory Aide (Part time/Temporary) (Multiple Positions)

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Position Information

Title (UPDATED) Research/Laboratory Aide (Part time/Temporary) (Multiple Positions)
Department Molecular and Cellular Biology (0417)
Location Main Campus
Position Summary

Please Note: This position has been reopened and the review date has been extended.

A temporary Research Technician position is available to assist in Zarnescu Lab of the Molecular and Cellular Biology Department.

The successful applicant will have experience with preparing and maintaining Drosophila media and stocks, respectively. Additional desirable skills include Drosophila specific cell culture methods.

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Duties & Responsibilities
  • Drosophila stock maintenance
  • Assist with running assigned experiments
  • Prepare Solutions, Media and other technical tasks as needed
  • Clean and autoclave used glassware
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience in standard Molecular Biology techniques
Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications

One year of laboratory/research, field research, or technical maintenance experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience with microscopes and balances
  • Sufficient with Microsoft Excel
Full Time/Part Time Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 20-30
Job Category Temporary and Part-time
Benefits Eligible No
FLSA Non-Exempt
Posted Rate of Pay $10.50 Per Hour
Type of criminal background check required: Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number S21655
Number of Vacancies Multiple
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Limited to Current UA Employees No
Contact Information for Candidates

Lilian Schwartz

Open Date 06/01/2016
Review Start Date 06/14/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant
Quick Link for Internal Postings
Diversity Statement

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Can you perform the essential functions (job duties) of this position with or without accommodation?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Where did you first learn about this position?
    • Arizona Daily Star
    • Arizona Republic
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Department of Economic Security (DES)
    • Diverse Issues in Higher Education
    • Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
    • Jobing.Com
    • LinkedIn
    • Local Job Banks
    • Pima County One-Stop
    • Professional Conference
    • Professional journal/publication
    • Referred by UA Employee
    • Invited by Dept to Apply
    • UA Website
    • Other
  3. * Do you have at least one year of laboratory/research, field research, or technical maintenance experience; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Resume
Optional Documents