Manager, Research Laboratory (Hussman Institute for Human Genomics)
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-01-08
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About This Position
The John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics (HIHG) at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, has an exciting career opportunity for a Manager, Research Laboratory. The Manager, Research Laboratory is responsible for all regulatory and daily operations of the HIHG Laboratories staffed by approximately 50-75 employees at a time. They hold a unique position in the department as manager of all lab space including within the Center for Genome Technology, Biorepository, Center for Molecular Genetics and all research funded lab space. They function as the primary liaison for all research faculty and their research lab needs.They oversee all laboratory employee acquisition and release, including but not limited to interviewing, hiring, training, access, safety and compliance. The Manager, Research Laboratory is responsible for all laboratory maintenance, compliance, shipping and receiving, tracking and record keeping. Orders and stocks general lab supplies. Coordinates all inspections, including but not limited to EHS lab safety, City of Miami fire, as well as the Department of Health and Human Services. Maintains inventory, warranties, and preventative maintenance schedule and capital equipment budgets for laboratory equipment. Works closely with facilities, contractors, etc. in regard to building maintenance, space allocation and new faculty preparation.
Bachelor's Degree in a basic science discipline with at least five years of relevant experience. Knowledge of business and management principles. Ability to direct, manage, implement, and evaluate department operations. Ability to establish department goals, and objectives that support the strategic plan. Ability to effectively plan, delegate and/or supervise the work of others. Ability to lead, motivate, develop, and train others.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.
Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.
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