Laboratory Manager

San Angelo, Texas
Aug 23, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Laboratory Manager

Position Number 998591
Department Chemistry and Biochemistry
Salary $33,000

Job Summary/Description

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry seeks an individual who will be responsible for management of the chemical stockroom, organization of undergraduate student workers, ordering for the department, maintenance of the chemical inventory for the department, and routine instrument maintenance including monitoring and filling the cryogens in the nuclear magnetic resonance spectrometer (the NMR).

Typical Duties/Job Duties

Duties will include: maintaining chemical stocks, glassware and equipment necessary for laboratory courses in the Department Chemistry, supervision of student workers for the department. The stockroom manager will be responsible for the maintenance of the chemical inventory database for the department. The stockroom manager will actively participate in ordering of chemicals and supplies for the department, will perform routine instrument maintenance, and will perform other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of chemistry and laboratory techniques sufficient to support the laboratories is a must. Proficiency with standard personal computer usage necessary. The ability to accurately prepare chemical solutions and to teach others to do so is expected.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum of bachelors degree in chemistry or closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience with maintenance of NMR spectrometers. Experience with other chemical instruments, including but not limited to, IR, UV-VIS, HPLC, gas chromatographs, or fluorometers.

Physical Requirements

Must be able to perform routine office duties and preparations and stocking for the teaching laboratories.

EEO Statement

Angelo State University is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting and ensuring equal employment opportunity for all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Angelo State University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to ensure equal access to employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities. We are committed to ensuring that a qualified individual with a disability has the same rights and privileges in employment as non-disabled employees. If an accommodation is requested for the job application process, please contact our office at (325) 942-2168 or email us at