Career Opportunities

 

Career Opportunities
Newborn Screening Clinical Lab Technical Specialist
Diagnostic and Clinical Division
Ankeny, Iowa Facility


The State Hygienic Laboratory (Iowa’s Environmental and Public Health Laboratory), at the University of Iowa, has an exciting full-time opportunity for a newborn screening laboratory lead analyst in the Ankeny, IA facility. The primary function of the position is to oversee routine testing and perform biochemical and genetic testing on blood specimens collected from newborns for detection of inherited disorders.

In accordance with CLIA regulations, an official or copy of an official, transcript will be required prior to an offer of employment. (Applicants with degrees from foreign institutions must have the transcripts evaluated by a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services http://www.naces.org/ and the applicant is responsible for all costs associated with that evaluation).

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday 7am – 3:30pm with rotating weekends and Holidays.

Work Modality: On-site

Work Location: Ankeny, Iowa

For more information, please view the job description.

To apply: See requisition 24003445 at https://jobs.uiowa.edu

Applicable background checks will be conducted.

Advertising started July 11, 2024 and will run through August 2, 2024.

Reminder: Once the advertising window has closed all opportunities to apply for the position end, and no additional applications can be considered.



Newborn Screening, Clinical Lab Analyst - Diagnostic and Clinical Division
Ankeny, Iowa Facility


The State Hygienic Laboratory (Iowa’s Environmental and Public Health Laboratory), at the University of Iowa, under contract with the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services, has two exciting full-time opportunities for newborn screening laboratory analysts in the Ankeny, IA facility. The primary function of the position is to perform biochemical and genetic testing of blood specimens collected from newborns for detection of inherited disorders.

In accordance with CLIA regulations, an official or copy of an official, transcript will be required prior to an offer of employment. (Applicants with degrees from foreign institutions must have the transcripts evaluated by a member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services http://www.naces.org/ and the applicant is responsible for all costs associated with that evaluation).

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday 8am - 5pm with rotating weekends and Holidays

Work Location: Ankeny, Iowa

Work Modality: On-site

For more information, please view the job description.

To apply: See requisition 24002934 at https://jobs.uiowa.edu

Applicable background checks will be conducted.

Advertising started July 9, 2024 and will run through July 23, 2024.

Reminder: Once the advertising window has closed all opportunities to apply for the position end, and no additional applications can be considered.



Environmental Laboratory Analyst - Diagnostic and Clinical Division
Coralville, Iowa Facility


The State Hygienic Laboratory in Coralville is looking for an Environmental Laboratory Analyst (PHB1). This position will perform routine and non-routine environmental microbiology testing on water, sludge, food, and environmental surface samples using approved methods, including appropriate quality control measures and documentation. Answer general inquiries from various individuals and county health department personnel regarding water test results, sample collection procedures, etc.

FBI Clearance will be applied for this individual.

Travel required. Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record to pass UI Fleet Services and Risk Management protocols.

Shift: Mon-Fri 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m., Holiday, rotating weekend hours, and on-call coverage is required.

Work Location Coralville, Iowa

Work Modality: On-site

Position Status: 2 Year Specified Term

For more information, please view the job description.

To apply: See requisition 24003128 at https://jobs.uiowa.edu

Applicable background checks will be conducted.

Advertising started July 2, 2024 and will run through July 16, 2024.

Reminder: Once the advertising window has closed all opportunities to apply for the position end, and no additional applications can be considered.



Administrative Services Coordinator
Coralville, Iowa Facility


The State Hygienic Laboratory (SHL) at the University of Iowa has a full-time opportunity for an Administrative Services Coordinator.

This position will support SHL’s Associate Laboratory Directors for both the Diagnostic & Clinical and Environmental Health Divisions. This position will provide specific support and organization including calendar management, meeting organization, essential office support, and communications. The successful candidate for this position will demonstrate strong organizational and communication skills to assist with managing a variety of clinical and environmental public health projects. Strong critical thinking skills are essential for the position. The SHL welcomes the richness of talent from a diverse workforce and recognizes that diversity brings stimulation, challenge, and energy that contribute to a productive and effective workplace. The position will report to the Associate Director of the Diagnostic & Clinical Division.

Work Location Coralville, Iowa

Work Modality: 100% on-site

Work Schedule: M-F, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

For more information, please view the job description.

To apply: See requisition 24003467 at https://jobs.uiowa.edu

Applicable background checks will be conducted.

Advertising started July 1, 2024 and will run through July 15, 2024.

Reminder: Once the advertising window has closed all opportunities to apply for the position end, and no additional applications can be considered.



The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth and related conditions), disability, genetic information, status as a U.S. veteran, service in the U.S. military, sexual orientation, gender identity, or associational preferences.

General information regarding employment at the University of Iowa as well as current job listings are available at the UI Jobs website.



Last updated July 12, 2024