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Laboratory Technician Senior

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Laboratory Technician Senior
Requisition Number RE33916
Working Title Lab Tech Sr.
Department Name 7H800:PSYCHIATRY
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 40
Salary Range $15.00-24.02/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

BS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification
None
Physical Requirements
Physical handling of average wieght objects up to 25 pounds, standing/walking for long periods of time.
Shift
Days.
Job Summary
The Department of Psychiatry is looking to hire a Laboratory Technician Senior position to be a part of an expanding research program.

This individual will report directly to the Department Administrator and work collaboratively with several PIs in the Department of Psychiatry along with faculty and staff clinicians to execute and manage research projects within the Department. This individual will work directly with patients and research subjects to complete screenings, gather demographic information and provide research education to patients and families within the Department of Psychiatry.

The Laboratory Technician Senior will also provide basic research and administrative support to the research functions of the department and serve as a key member of our research team. Experience in a laboratory setting or with research programs in a medical setting is preferred.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
General computer proficiency to include Microsoft Office. Must be able to create and manage data in Excel.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
BS in Psychology, Social Sciences, Biology or any related field plus plus two or more years related experience preferred.
Experience with human research subjects desired.
Preferred additional experience with RedCap, Qualtrix, Oncore and Epic.
Deadline to Apply 05/23/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 



As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities. 



Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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