Laboratory Manager II

Job description

Job Title: Laboratory Manager II
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 221298
Job Summary

Supervise operations of an instructional or research laboratory. Activities include instruction in lab procedures and safety, development of lab procedures and processes, conducting experiments, budgeting and purchasing, equipment and inventory maintenance and maintaining records. Responsible for setting employee goals, assessing performance and providing feedback and making pay recommendations. This position will interact on a consistent basis with: academic and/or research faculty members, staff and students, laboratory staff, vendor/suppliers. This position typically will advise and counsel: lab users, students and technicians, student assistants. This position will supervise: laboratory technical staff.


Job Duty 1 -
Instruct lab users on proper use of equipment, lab safety, protocols and procedures related to conducting experiments

Job Duty 2 -
Develop and administer laboratory budget; oversee purchase of supplies and equipment and maintain related records

Job Duty 3 -
Supervise operation of laboratory facility in safe, clean and organized manner

Job Duty 4 -
Oversee scheduling of lab usage

Job Duty 5 -
Develop and implement laboratory policy and procedures; incorporate best practices as appropriate

Job Duty 6 -
Oversee calibration and maintenance of lab equipment

Job Duty 7 -
Plan and direct work of subordinate staff and assess performance

Job Duty 8 -
Perform other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

Educational Requirements
Bachelor's Degree in scientific field or equivalent combination of education and experience

Other Required Qualifications
Overnight travel required for project delivery; flexibility in on-site daily service delivery hours (due to client shift schedules, project requirements).

Required Experience
Six to seven years of job related experience

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Preferred Qualifications
Required skills practiced in a university environment is preferred

Preferred Educational Qualifications
Master's Degree

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

This job requires working knowledge of instructional or research laboratory operation to include equipment calibration and maintenance, laboratory processes and procedures and lab safety rules and practices. Skills in communication, customer service, supervision and instruction are required as is the use of specialty and general computer applications.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.




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Posted: 10/14/2020
Application Due: 11/1/2020
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