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Insectary Lab Technician
Ref No.: 18-06361
Location: Racine, Wisconsin
Start Date / End Date: 05/07/2018 to 05/07/2020
Job Title: Insectary Lab Technician
Duration: 2 years
Location: Racine, WI

Job Description:

Key responsibilities:
  • Support development and testing of SCJ products in the Entomology Center.
  • This includes care and maintenance of the house fly colony, which entails making larva fly media, seeding media, harvesting fly pupae, feeding adult flies and recording colony data.
  • Candidate will report irregularities to the full time insectary staff.
  • Candidate may learn additional insectary duties as the execution of the housefly schedule is mastered.
  • Must be comfortable being around and working with insects not limited to house flies.
  • Must pay attention to detail and have good organizational skills.
  • Ability to work well independently.
  • Responsible for using and cleaning all laboratory equipment and dishes.
  • Must have excellent attendance and punctuality to report to work on time.
  • Required to work AM on the weekends and holidays.
  • Alternating weekly work schedules: Schedule One is 7:30-11:30 AM Saturday through Wednesday (Thursday and Friday off). Schedule Two is 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM Monday through Wednesday, 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM Thursday (Friday, Saturday and Sunday off).
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
Thanks & Regards
Hemanth Kumar | Sunrise Systems Inc
105 Fieldcrest Ave Suite# 504, Edison, NJ 08837 USA
Direct: (732) 272-0330|Fax: (732) 603-2208|