Laboratory Technologist

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Position type: Full-Time 12-Month
Department: 183900 - CVM Pathobiology/Population Med Dep
Location: Main Campus - Starkville, MS
Categories: Professional
Position Open Date:

Position Function:

To assist in the diagnostic microbiology area of the Department of Pathobiology and Population Medicine.

Salary Grade:  13

Please see Staff Compensation Structure for salary ranges. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Perform aerobic and anerobic culture, perform antimicrobial susceptibility testing.
2. Initiate workup on specimens with suspected fungal pathogens.
3. ID and report test results.
4. Maintain QA documents, adhere to QA program.
5. Participate and lead laboratory organization and inventory

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors of Science degree with major course work in an appropriate field
Two years of post-secondary training or education in a life sciences field or other field appropriate for the
assignment and two years of related lab work
Any equivalent combination of related experience and/or education approved by the Department of
Human Resources Management

Instructions for Applying:

Applicants must apply online. Please include cover letter and resume along with names and addresses of three references.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, sex, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, gender identity, status as a U.S. veteran, and/or any other status protected by applicable law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.

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