Staff Research Associate 2 - Ventura County, CA. Job Id 22784

County Location: Ventura County

Date Posted: August 23, 2021
Closing Date: October 16, 2021

Under supervision, incumbent provides assistance to UCCE Ventura academic staff in set up of experiments, laboratory work, data collection and management, and basic data analysis for research projects. Incumbent maintains and organizes electronic archive of all projects; learns and applies standard operating procedures (SOPs) diligently; assists academic staff with the development of data sets for their research projects; and learns how to use sensors and equipment, dataloggers and related equipment necessary for data collection. They will also assist academic staff with the logistics involved in organizing meetings. Incumbent will be assigned the management responsibility for two laboratories, which includes ordering supplies and equipment, maintaining Safety Data Sheets (SDS), record keeping, and ensuring proper operation and maintenance of the laboratory equipment. In addition, incumbent will manage data collection by other research support staff, field staff and volunteers.

This position is a career appointment that is 100% fixed that ends one year from date of hire with the possibility of extension.

This position will promote, in all ways consistent with the other responsibilities of the position, accomplishment of the Affirmative Action goals established by the Division.

The University of California issues policies essential for the safety and well-being of the community, including requirements for employees to be appropriately vaccinated for COVID-19, or to have an approved exception/exemption on file. New employees will be asked to provide validation of full compliance of UC vaccination policies

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