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LAB MANAGER

Reference:
External
Deadline:

28 de febrer del 2017

The Laboratory Manager is responsible for the laboratories of the IJC Campus ICO-GTIP (Badalona) and will work for the correct running and management of common research areas in the building.  The Lab Manager is the point of contact between our research labs and the administration of the institution and with official organizations.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for the efficient use of common areas: cell culture labs, microscopes, radioactivity room etc.

  • Coordination of the purchasing and maintenance (guarantees, quality controls, inspections etc) of shared equipment in order to optimize resources and encourage synergy

  • Implementation and maintenance of software associated with the inventory of laboratory equipment

  • Guidelines for use and training for equipment in shared areas

  • Implementation of good laboratory practices and supervision of their application

  • Coordination of update of emergency protocols and health and safety

  • Responsibility for security systems associated with equipment: freezers, CO2

  • Supervision of the hot room

  • Waste management

  • Coordination of general services with the technician in the sterilization room: common stocks of reagents and material, Mycoplasma tests, production of competent cells etc.

  • Responsibility for Real Time PCR service

  • Introduction to the facilities of new employees

  • Daily communication with labs and updating of lab resources available on intranet

  • Organization of demos for possible new equipment for researchers

  • Regular meetings with technicians

Requirements:

  • Minimum 5 years' experience as a lab manager

  • Degree in biology, life sciences or related disciplines would be an additional asset. 

  • Fluent English essential (all protocols and guides are in English)

What we offer:

  • Work in a highly stimulating environment with state-of-the-art infrastructure

  • 1 year contract renewable.

How to apply:

Interested applicants should send their CV (containing the contact details of two referees) and a motivation letter: rrhh(ELIMINAR)@carrerasresearch.org

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