This position will coordinate and oversee all aspects of laboratory course preparation for the BLD Program. S/he will train personnel and oversee adherence to safety requirements for all classroom experiments. This person will maintain health and safety standards in BLD teaching laboratories to ensure compliance with University, State and Federal regulations. S/he will order all laboratory supplies and maintain a laboratory supply inventory for the Program. This individual will provide supervision for student laboratory employees. Assist BLD faculty as needed in planning, developing, producing and documenting experiments, and demonstrations in supporting laboratory classroom instruction. This person will have the ability to work as a member of an instructional team in a fast paced teaching environment.
Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a four-year college degree program in Biological Science or a field related to the department of employment; three to five years related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in the preparation of chemicals and media, handling of live and preserved biological specimens, writing and editing reports, working with electrical/mechanical equipment, supervising/ training and a knowledge of safety procedures and computers; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preference will be given to those with experience in a clinical laboratory setting.
Required Application Materials
Provide name and contact information for at least 2 references.
Summary of Health Risks
Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids and materials covered by Universal Precautions.
Bidding eligibility ends on 10/22/2019 at 11:55 PM
Internal Number: 615351
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