Lab Coordinator

Updated: 2 months ago
Deadline: tomorrow

Will you be the new lab coordinator at the Maastricht Science Programme?

As of 1 September 2021 the Maastricht Science Programme (MSP) is looking for a fulltime lab coordinator to join our team of lab personnel to support our educational activities at our new state-of-the art biology, chemistry and physics laboratories in Maastricht.

Maastricht University is one of the most international universities in Europe. At the Maastricht Science Programme (MSP), there are over 40 nationalities across students and staff, together creating an inspiring and stimulating working environment.

Our top rated programme attracts young students from all corners of the world. As a lab coordinator, you ensure, together with a team of lab colleagues that education in the labs of MSP runs smoothly. You will also be working with and helping staff of other FSE departments that are housed in the same lab building at MSP and with whom we have a close collaboration.

·         You are excited about helping with the daily logistics in the labs, providing support to students and staff

·         You are comfortable with overseeing a wide range of different lab types (analytical, biology, chemistry, physics, engineering)

·         You are accurate when maintaining stock and to check delivery status of ordered materials, chemicals and consumables

·         You are friendly and accommodating in your contact with suppliers and contracted companies concerning equipment, check-ups and maintenance.

·         You take responsibility for lab safety, emphasizing its importance to staff and students and assuring compliance to the established rules at all times in collaboration with teachers.

·         You are thorough and diligent when you train students and staff regarding safety rules at our labs in close cooperation with the FSE safety officer.

·         You are meticulous in making sure that the labs are clean and tidy, including correct disposal of lab waste, in collaboration with cleaning staff, teachers and students.

·         You are reliable as helper in guiding support lab-employees (‘participatiemedewerkers’), including assigning tasks, sign working hours and providing input for performance

·         Be reliable as helper and backup to the planning and scheduling of education of MSP students and staff

·         You are excited about establishing a friendly, engaging and supportive environment at the MSP labs

Your colleagues at labs of MSP will guide and support you in this challenging and rewarding role. Come and join them in enhancing our student experience.

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