**This is a one year limited term position.
Continuation of employment is contingent on need, performance and funding.
The Bernal Lab of Fish Ecology and Evolution in the Department of Biological Sciences of the College of Science and Mathematics at Auburn University, is looking to hire a full-time Lab Technician.
The primary duties for the job are maintaining live marine fishes in aquaria for experiments (including larvae and eggs), general maintenance of the aquarium facilities, and maintenance of the lab (ordering supplies, shipping samples, etc.).
Previous experience with molecular techniques (RNA/DNA extraction, PCR, etc.)
is desirable but not required. The technician should also guide and help graduate and undergraduate students in the lab.
Entry into the applicant pool requires a high school diploma or equivalent plus 1 year of relevant experience maintaining live marine fishes in aquaria.
When a candidate has the required education, but lacks the required experience, they may normally apply additional appropriate education toward the experience requirement, at a rate of one year relevant education per year of required experience.
This job requires a person that is reliable, organized and communicative, with good leadership skills.
Please utilize the attachment feature of our online employment site and attach a resume.
Only complete application packets will be accepted for review.
Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer and committed to building an inclusive and diverse community.
Location/Region: Auburn University, AL (36849)