Laboratory Manager

Location
Frederick, MD
Salary
Competitive
Posted
July 12 2017
Ref
51837BR
Position Type
Full Time
Job Description

The successful candidate will be part of the Cell Biology R&D team to support ongoing projects within the Thermo Fisher product commercialization process under the Gibco™ brand.

Daily duties will include providing general laboratory support for multiple teams of scientists engaged in the development of new technologies related to the cell biology field of research. Specific duties will focus on supporting day to day operations of the R&D laboratories, including ordering, stocking, shipping & receiving and general upkeep. Additional duties will extend to calibration and preventive maintenance of laboratory equipment, service contracts, inventory management and capital equipment procurement.

Education

Requires an Associate's degree, Certificate in Biological Sciences or equivalent

Experience

Strong preference will be given to candidates with demonstrable experience working in a laboratory environment. Industry experience a plus but not required.

  • Highly organized with strong attention to details

  • Comfortable working with computers and basic software packages (MS Office)

  • Able to work in dynamic, fast paced team environment

  • Effective communication/interpersonal skills

  • Familiarity with a biological laboratory

  • Experience working in a laboratory environment highly desirable

  • Able to assist senior staff members with daily tasks

  • Able to follow all EHS guidelines in the laboratory environment

  • Perform other related duties as required and/or assigned

  • Ability to seek out areas requiring improvement to enhance laboratory function, safety and productivity




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