Performs a variety of routine and straightforward laboratory
activities that support ongoing analysis of foods, feeds, and
related byproducts, by laboratory specialists. Performs work with
basic communication skills and through regular exchange of
- Process samples for laboratory analyses, that includes
grinding, blending, and weighing.
- Clean laboratory glassware, and equipment, for use in
- Receive, organize, and store samples in accordance with all
safety and other requirements.
- Record all data (paper and electronic) In specified forms.
Assist in reviewing laboratory data, when needed.
- Prepare chemical solutions.
- Maintain record books of laboratory balances' (i.e., electronic
- Maintain cleanliness and orderliness of laboratory rooms.
- Performs work with basic communication skills and through
regular exchange of information.
- Performs other job-related duties as assigned.
Salary Range: $12.36 - $17.50 (hourly)
University Title: Research/Lab Technician
Internal applicants can determine their University title by
accessing the Talent Profile tile in myHR.
7:30 AM - 4:00 PM Monday - Friday
A high school diploma or an equivalent combination of experience
from which comparable knowledge and skills can be acquired is
MU Application, Resume. Contact information for references will be
required for hire.
This position is eligible for University benefits. The University
offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental
and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee
discounts. For additional information on University benefits,
please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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