The position's main responsibility will be to assist in the daily operations of the Cryopreservation Laboratory. The primary objectives are to assist in the maintenance of the cryopreserved sperm repository and conducting experiments to develop cryopreservation procedures for aquatic species. This will account for approximately 40% of the duties.
The positions other duties will include: water quality analysis, feeding research animals, culture facilities maintenance, data collection, 30%; assist in other station research projects (including crayfish tagging, salamander reproduction, and eDNA sampling), 15%; prepare and care for field and laboratory equipment, 15%.
- $650 One-time travel allowance
- $250 / week living allowance
- Eligible for an AmeriCorps education award valued at $4,546.50
- Housing is included
*For SCA's COVID-19 guidance, please refer to www.thesca.org/covid
Position ID: PO-00734447
Expected Dates: July 10, 2023 - April 7, 2024
5151 Spring Street
Warm Springs, GA 31830
Training Provided: On-the-job training opportunities will be provided for all technical training needs.
Educational/Recreational Opportunities: Projects during this time period may include travel throughout GA and AL.
Handicap Accessible?: No
Main Area of Focus: Sustainability
AmeriCorps Eligible: Eligible
Driving Logistics: Recommended
Position located in a small town with very limitted food and shopping availability. Within a few miles are larger opportunities.
Housing or Stipend Provided?
Partner will provide suitable housing for the member
shared 3 bedroom house.
US Citizenship: Yes