Veterinary Entomology Lab

Veterinary Entomology Lab

Lab Technician

The Veterinary Entomology Lab at the University of Florida is seeking a lab technician. Duties include but are not limited to:
• Maintaining insect colonies (filth flies, mosquitoes, tenebrionids)
• Cleaning laboratory equipment and basic husbandry
• Data entry
• Working an autoclave
• Some field work
• Driving a state vehicle

The ideal candidate will be available Mon-Fri with some weekend feedings of colonies. Candidates must be able to complete all lab safety training. Must be extremely reliable and able to work alone on tasks. This is a part-time position of 20 hours per week with the potential to increase.

Please send your resume and three references with daytime contacts to Caitlin Taylor at llamataylor@ufl.edu