21 days old

Student: Chemical Production Lab Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Student: Chemical Production Lab Assistant
Requisition Number SE02845
Department Name 3J5SE: Student Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
On Campus/Off Campus Off Campus
Salary Range $11.00 per hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience

Required Education/Experience:

Completion of two semesters of inorganic and organic chemistry, including labs.

Hours per Week

Up to 20 hours per week.

Job Summary

You must be a current UK student to apply to this position. This position is located off-campus with a local Lexington employer and is not affiliated with the university.

Our company specializes in mid-scale chemical production, process improvement, and R&D. Current areas of concentration are in health supplements, cosmetic, and dye industries. This position involves assisting the chemists with various tasks such as washing glassware, making chemical solutions, routine maintenance of production equipment, assistance setting up lab experiments and analyses (GCMS, IR, HPLC). The student will have opportunity to be mentored and gain hands-on experience in a fast-paced R&D environment.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Preferred Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

Chemical engineering classes and previous laboratory or chemical production experience is a plus.

Deadline to Apply 04/19/2021
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.

Anticipated Start Date 04/05/2021


Posted: 2021-03-22 Expires: 2021-04-21

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