Posting NumberG/R05557PWorking TitleTemporary Laborary
AssistantDepartmentCAES Crop and Soil SciencesAbout the University
of Georgia The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and
sea-grant university with statewide commitments and
responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and
most diversified institution of higher education (
http://www.uga.edu/ ). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20
public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s
main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast
of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett,
and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly
as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs
approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than
7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000
students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500
graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17
schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta
University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.
About the College/Unit/DepartmentCollege/Unit/Department
websiteEmployment TypeEmployeeAdditional Schedule
InformationAdvertised SalaryAnticipated Start Date09/09/2019Posting
Date08/26/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions
to ApplicantsLocation of VacancyGriffin Area EOO Statement The
University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national
origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender
identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.
Duties/Responsibilities Please approximate the percentage of
time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week.
List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical
task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries – do not go
below 5% time per assigned duty.
Duties/Responsibilities Laboratory experiment.
Percentage of time50Duties/Responsibilities Data analysis and
Percentage of time25Duties/Responsibilities Laboratory
management and maintenance.
Percentage of time25Position Details
Classification TitleTemporary Technical
ParaprofessionalFLSANon-ExemptUGA Job CodeJob FamilyFTE1.00Minimum
QualificationsPosition Summary Incumbent on this position will work
under the supervision of a PI to support research activities,
including, preforming laboratory experiments, conducting data
analysis, drafting research reports, laboratory management and
maintenance, and other activities that the PI specify.
Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure,
Certification in Position Bachelors degree in chemistry,
environmental science or other related areas is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Basic skills in
chemistry and microbiology laboratories.
Physical Demands Conduct laboratory work.
Is this a Position of Trust?Does this position have operation,
access, or control of financial resources? NoDoes this position
require a P-Card? NoIs having a P-Card an essential function of
this position? NoIs driving a requirement of this position?Does
this position have direct interaction or care of children under the
age of 18 or direct patient care?NoDoes this position have Security
Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records,
patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)NoPosting
Specific Questions Required fields are indicated with an asterisk
Applicant Documents Required Documents Resume/CV