The primary purpose of this position is to coordinate the preparation and setup of science laboratory experiments, exams and activities. Other duties include, purchasing and taking inventory of supplies and materials, maintaining proper waste disposal in labs and maintaining/repairing equipment. The Science Laboratory coordinator works closely with faculty members and part-time laboratory assistants to both plan and improve the laboratories each week for class. The incumbent must practice good interpersonal skills and be able to work independently.
Educational & Certification Requirements:
Minimum requirements: -Bachelor’s degree in a laboratory science (e.g., biology, chemistry, etc.) or a related field from a regionally accredited institution. -Current driver’s license in good standing.
Preferred requirements: -Bachelor’s degree with an academic concentration in microbiology, cellular/molecular biology or biochemistry from a regionally accredited institution. -OSHA chemical or biological hazard certifications.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Professional Experience:
Minimum requirements: -3 years of relevant work experience in a laboratory environment. -Experience with chemicals used in laboratory environments to include hazardous material disposal regulations. -Experience with biological materials utilized in laboratory environments to include, microbes, cell culture and other live organisms.
Preferred requirements: -Greater than 3 years of relevant work experience in a laboratory environment. -Experience supervising student employees. -Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, i.e., Word, Excel and Outlook.
- Experience working in a laboratory setting; preferably in an academic setting.
- Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills are required.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
- Managerial experience in a laboratory environment.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience
Guilford Technical Community College offers more than 80 programs of study and continues to support success through innovative education, training and partnerships. The college offers associate degrees, diplomas and certificates as well as noncredit courses in professional development, personal enrichment, job training, career development and basic education. As the third largest of 58 community ...colleges in the North Carolina Community College System, GTCC serves more than 40,000 students annually from its Jamestown, Greensboro, High Point, Aviation and Donald W. Cameron campuses as well as its Small Business Center in Greensboro and High Point.