Student Assistant II – Department of Biology

Applications are to be received by: 4:30 p.m. on September 6, 2018.

Classification: Student Assistant II

Employee Group: PSAC

Wage: $11.80/hr.

Department: Department of Biology, Faculty of Science

Start Date: September 10 to December 13, 2018

Date Issued: July 17, 2018

Hours of Work: 45-50 hours (from Sept. 10 to Dec. 13, 2018)

Number of Positions Available: 1


Media preparation and disposal of microbiological waste and other related duties as assigned.


The successful applicant must have completed 15:269 and be familiar with a variety of microbiological techniques (preparation and sterilization of media, sterile technique, use of an autoclave).

To apply:

Contact Dr. W.A Untereiner (

Review of applications will begin 7 September 2018.


Brandon University is committed to equity, welcomes diversity, and hires on the basis of merit.  All qualified individuals who may contribute to the diversification of the University, especially women, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, racialized persons, and persons of all sexual orientations and genders are encouraged to apply.  Canadian citizens and permanent residents are given priority.  Evidence of citizenship must be provided.

To ensure this employment opportunity is accessible to all interested individuals, please advise of any accessibility needs by contacting the Human Resources office at (204)727-9782 or posting is available in an alternate format.