Laboratory Coordinator

Miami University (OH) Oxford, OH
Job Details

Working Title:

Laboratory Coordinator

Department:

Biology

Division:

Academic Affairs

Campus:

Oxford

Posting Date:

04/11/2018

Job Category:

Staff

Position Group:

Classified SATSS

Job Description Summary:

Job ID:5532 - Classified - SATSS FT(hourly)

Performs a variety of custodial and clerical tasks related to supporting the daily operations of a laboratory.

Duties/Physical Demands:

* Serves as lead worker, organizes laboratory work areas, equipment and supplies; cleans work area and equipment.

* Assists in the enforcement of rules and regulations.

* Oversees staff and student workers; assigns duties, monitors work and trains employees.

* Monitors equipment inventories and fills out requisitions to order supplies and equipment. Receives and stores all laboratory equipment and supplies.

* Maintains and operates laboratory equipment. Schedules equipment maintenance and repair.

* Transports materials that may include food, utensils, or animals to and from laboratory.

* May feed, water, clean cages, and monitor health of laboratory animals.

* May assist in student lab set-up and clean up.

Physical effort usually requires considerable walking and standing with some lifting of material weighing 25 to 50 pounds. Some exposure to unpleasant elements which are particularly disagreeable. Some element of personal risk due to handling of chemicals, hot water, and/or animals.

Minimum Qualifications:

Requires six months of related course work beyond high school and one year of laboratory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Laboratory animal husbandry experience preferred.

Hours Per Week/Percent Time:

40 / week

Work Hours/Schedule:

6:00 AM - 3:00 PM / weekends as assigned

Duration:

12 months

Temporary:

No

Benefit Eligible:

Yes

Required Documents:

List of Three References, Resume

Pay Zone:

F2

Application Types Accepted:

Classified

Criminal Background Check Required:

Yes

Post Offer, Pre-Employment Physical Examination:

No