22 days old

Student Laboratory Assistant

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Student Laboratory Assistant
Requisition Number DU07563
Department Name 81060:PLANT AND SOIL SCIENCES
Work Location Lexington, KY
Salary Range $9.00-$11.50 per hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Required Education

HS diploma- current UK student

Required Related Experience

Attention to detail, good work ethic, punctuality, good communication skills.

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Positions may require, but not limited to, lifting, bending, squatting, repetitive motion, working outside, heat/cold temps (weather).


Shifts vary with student’s course schedules through the summer, fall and spring semesters.

Job Summary

Duties will vary and may include, but not limited to, processing soil samples for analyses, data entry, etc. Majority of time will be spent in laboratories located in Agricultural Science Center North. Potential for employment throughout the summer with increased hours available.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

Agriculture, Science, Engineering or Business majors preferred

Deadline to Apply 04/18/2021
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.


Posted: 2021-03-19 Expires: 2021-04-18

Career Employment at UK

UK offers fulfilling careers in diverse fields supporting our teaching, research and health care missions. We also offer a compelling benefits package, including a generous retirement savings match and a supportive work environment distinguished by a respect for the unique work-life needs of every individual. Our culture of learning also provides tremendous support and resources for ongoing education, training and development. 

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