Laboratory Supervisor

Updated: 4 months ago
Location: Omaha, NEBRASKA
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Laboratory course  support for Biology Department. Making solutions and maintaining cultures, setting up and tearing down student lab stations throughout the week, maintaining lab equipment, taking care of animals (primarily invertebrates) and plants, helping faculty with instruction in the teaching labs and with the training and supervision of the teaching assistants. Molecular biology experience is strongly preferred.

Bachelor's degree in related field
4 years' experience or Master's degree preferred
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Thorough knowledge of laboratory safety and infection control procedures and practices including standard precautions and hazardous chemical handling. Considerable knowledge of laboratory equipment, instrumentation and terminology.
Ability to develop and refine procedures. Ability to maintain effective reporting procedures and control workflow.
Ability to make accurate observations and written reports of test results. 

Ability to work independently and effectively as part of a team with faculty and student teaching assistants.
Ability to aid in instruction of undergraduate students on laboratory activities.

Molecular biology experience is strongly preferred.

Required Licenses/Certifications:
Physical Requirements:
Seeing: 75 – 100%
Hearing: 75-100%
Standing/Climbing/Mobility: 75-100%
Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: 50-74% (pound: 25 lbs.)
Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: 75-100%
Travel: 0-24%
Exposure to Blood Borne pathogens: No
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Disclosure Statement:
This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.


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