Student Laboratory Assistants - Department of Biology (Amended hours)

Competition Number: 
123S13
Position Type: 
Student Position
Closing Date: 
Thursday, January 2, 2014
Date of Posting: 
December 16, 2013
Department: 
Department of Biology
Position: 
Student Laboratory Assistants (Amended hours)
Hours of Work: 

3 - 4 hours per week

Salary: 
As per Appendix A in the Student Hiring and Employment Policy
Term: 

Winter 2014 Semester

 Applications are invited from junior and senior Biology students as well as graduate students interested in assisting or instructing in the following Biology laboratories; Human Physiology 122; Plant Diversity 202; Genetics 223; Microbial Diversity 206 ; Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy 324; General Physiology 326 and other courses as the need arises. PLEASE INDICATE THE LABORATORY SECTION(S) IN WHICH YOU ARE INTERESTED AND THE TIMES YOU ARE AVAILABLE. *STUDENTS EMPLOYED DURING THE FALL SEMESTER DO NOT HAVE TO REAPPLY, HOWEVER THEY MUST CONFIRM THEIR POSITIONS FOR THE WINTER SEMESTER. MUST BE WHMIS TRAINED. RESPONSIBILITIES: • Could include laboratory setup, demonstrating and assisting students in the lab, and marking of assignments. • The successful applicants will be required to participate weekly for the duration of the winter semester ( 3-4 hours per week). QUALIFICATIONS: • Applicants must possess good communication skills, have a knowledge of the laboratory material and an acceptable academic record (minimum of 70% avg). Priority to University of Prince Edward Island students in accordance with Recruitment, Selection, Hiring and Employment Policies and Procedures manual.

Application Instructions: 

Please submit electronically a cover letter, quoting the competition number, a resume and reference list to be received no later than the closing date, via the following link:
http://hr.upei.ca/application123S13
You can also apply in person to the Human Resources Department, Kelley Building, University of Prince Edward Island, 550 University Avenue, Charlottetown, PEI C1A 4P3, Fax Number (902) 894-2895.
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