POOL - Student Hourly Research Lab Assistant - 11105BR

POOL - Student Hourly Research Lab Assistant

Department: 
Civil/Environ/Arch Engineering
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Position Overview

This position will entail lab work associated with the environmental microbiology lab to perform biological and chemical analyses of wastewater and water quality studies.

Job Description

The duties will include but are not limited to: assisting in bench-scale and pilot-scale reactor operation, sampling reactors in the KU laboratories and at the Lawrence Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant, performing biological and chemical analyses, maintaining excellent written and electronic data records.

Required Qualifications

1) At least sophomore level standing at KU
2) Good communication skills as evidenced by application materials
3) At least 2 years of MS office experience.

**During the semester term of the appointment, the student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments).

Preferred Qualifications

1) Prior experience in an environmental laboratory
2) Environmental engineering coursework

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application includes an online application, cover letter, and resume.

This is a pool position, applications will be accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis and positions filled as-needed throughout the semester.

Contact Information to Applicants

Belinda Sturm
bmcswain@ku.edu

Advertised Salary Range

$10 - $15 per hour

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11105BR
Department:
Civil/Environ/Arch Engineering
Location/Division:
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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