Lincoln, Nebraska

Requisition Number: S_211071 Department: Biological Systems Engineering-0833 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: http://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.  Posted Salary: $16.50/hr minimum Job Type: Full-Time

Lincoln, Nebraska

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