Laboratory Technician Senior
Location: Lexington, KY
The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (UKVDL) seeks a Senior Laboratory Technician. The duties for this position in the Molecular Section of the UKVDL include process specimens; run diagnostic assays; evaluate results; keep proper records and report results; database management and assist in the training of other employees as needed. The position includes exceptional benefits as a part of the University of Kentucky and is located at the Coldstream Research Campus off Newtown Pike (great location and free parking). For additional information on the Laboratory (UKVDL), please click here.
The College of Agriculture, Food and Environment is an inclusive and welcoming workplace that offers a variety of employee enhancement initiatives, such as a formal mentoring program and a staff professional development fund. To find out more about CAFE and how the college supports the mission of this being the University of, for, and with Kentucky visit http://www.ca.uky.edu/.
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