Transient - Driver

Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College
Baltimore, MD
United States
Job Description

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Job Posting Title:

Transient - Driver


Position Type:

Transient (Fixed Term) (Seasonal)



LSUAM CCE - EnvS - Vibrio Interactions (Crystal N Johnson (00000251))


Work Location:

2283 Energy, Coast, and Environment Building


Pay Grade:



Job Description:

The driver will be responsible for driving to four locations in south Louisiana once per month (Bourg, New Orleans, Lake Charles, and LaCombe), picking up oyster and water samples, and returning them to the Johnson laboratory. Thus, the driver would be essentially on call every weekday from noon to 7:00 PM. The driver will only need to be available on weekday afternoons, but not mornings or weekends. There will be two trips per month in March and April, and there will be four trips per month in May-August.

Minimum Qualifications: A valid Driver's License.

This position is subject to drug/alcohol testing in accordance with PS-67.


Additional Job Description:

Special Instructions:


Posting Date:

May 3, 2023


Closing Date (Open Until Filled if No Date Specified):


Additional Position Information:

Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

Remote Work - Positions approved to work remotely outside the State of Louisiana shall be employed through Louisiana State University’s partner, nextSource Workforce Solutions, for Employer of Record Services including but not limited to employment, benefits, payroll, and tax compliance. Positions employed through Employer of Record Services will be offered benefits and retirement as applicable through their provider and will not be eligible for State of Louisiana benefits and retirement.


Essential Position (Y/N):


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