Lab Facilitator - Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Job Description

Friday, May 7, 2021
Responsibilities: 

This position involves effective and efficient support in maintenance and smooth operations of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering research labs.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assists in maintaining laboratory equipment; performs simple maintenance, stores equipment when not in use, monitors condition, and notifies supervisor and takes care of any needed repairs.
  • Monitors and maintains inventory of materials and supplies, initiates and coordinates ordering process.
  • Researches and evaluates new equipment, makes recommendations regarding purchase decisions, and assist in the procurement process. 
  • Maintains a library of materials.
  • Monitors laboratory activities; enforces rules and regulations and ensures safe environment.
  • Maintains records of various laboratory activities.
  • Any other task assigned by the supervisor.

Note: Please mention "Lab Facilitator - Chemistry and Chemical Engineering" in the email subject for your application to be considered.

Skills: 

We are looking for someone who has good hands-on experience of lab equipment and their maintenance. He/She must have enthusiasm for supporting students in their drive to learn Chemistry and Chemical Engineering. To be considered for this position, candidates should demonstrate the following:

Skills

  • Good verbal/written communications skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Prioritizing ability
  • Multi-tasking
  • must be able to meet deadlines
  • provide adequate and efficient feedback to line management
  • improvisation of current departmental efforts

Behavior

  • Proactive – hands on approach
  • Efficient
  • Well Organized
  • Team player
  • Flexible
  • Excellent work ethics and strong commitment to objectives
  • Respect for hard work, students, faculty and colleagues
  • Commitment to safety protocols
Qualification: 
Minimum 16 years of education with experience of handling and maintenance of laboratory equipment. Trouble shooting, hands on experience of handling laboratory equipment, background in electronics is preferable.
Experience: 
1 to 2 Years hands on experience of lab operations
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Note: “We are an equal employment opportunity employer”