Laboratory Assistant

Penn State University

Campus/Location:
University Park Campus
Date Announced:
07/31/2019
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
89643
Work Unit:
Eberly College of Science
Department:
Biology

Description

The Lasky Lab, in the Department of Biology, currently has openings for part-time Laboratory Assistants. The successful candidates will assist in research on the genetics of plant responses to climate. Preference will be given to full-time registered Penn State undergraduate students. Duties include setting up and maintaining experiments in the lab, greenhouses, and field. Other duties to include: collection of information from digitized historical plant specimens, processing of plant material and growing media, and organizing lab supplies. Positions require attention to detail. Interest in horticulture, geography, or environment is beneficial. Please submit an application, resume and cover letter detailing your interest. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088