Lab Manager - Schofield

Northeast Ohio Medical University

Northeast Ohio Medical University

Posted on Monday, June 10, 2024

Lab Manager - Schofield

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Position Information
Position Title Lab Manager - Schofield
Staff/Faculty
Position Type Research
Full or Part Time Full Time
Position Summary Information
Summary
Full-time lab manager position, reporting to the Principal Investigator, Brett Schofield, Ph.D. Laboratory investigates brain circuits associated with the sense of hearing. Responsibilities include: contributing to planning of experimental strategy, histological processing; optimization of staining protocols, management of laboratory animal use, training new laboratory personnel, overseeing laboratory management and records.

Northeast Ohio Medical University is an AA/EEO Employer. The university has a strong commitment to the principles of equity and inclusion and to maintaining working and learning environments that are free from all forms of discrimination. Women, individuals with disabilities, veterans and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Pay Grade: 8
Starting Salary Range: $46,300 – $54,788, commensurate with experience
Location: Rootstown, OH

Benefits Offerings Include:
- Training Offerings, including LSS Green & Yellow Belt and other professional development
- Competitive Health, Vision, Dental
- Flexible Spending Account
- State Retirement with 14% matching
- Excellent Vacation and Sick Time
- 11 Paid Holiday Days
- Wellness Offerings
- Short and Long Term Disability Coverage
- Long Term Care Coverage Offerings
- Life Insurance
For additional details visit: https://www.neomed.edu/hr/benefits/
Principal Functional Responsibilities
1) Experimental design, scheduling of procedures, training new personnel
2) Histological processing
3) Lab ordering, maintenance, record-keeping, compliance documentation
4) Data collection and analysis
5) Perform other duties as assigned
Qualifications
Education/Degrees:
  • MA/MS in field related to biology or psychology, or equivalent experience

Experience:
  • At least 5 years of research experience.
  • Significant experience with:
  • Small animal handling
  • Histology
Key Skills, Personal Characteristics, and Key Competencies
  • General laboratory experience
  • Experience with histological processing the sense of
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Technical dexterity
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Attention to detail/Excellent observational skills
  • Being very punctual
Preferred Qualifications
Expertise in electron microscopy preferred.
Physical Requirements
Must be able to utilize a phone, computer and screen and other office equipment. While performing the duties of the job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear and occasionally stand, walk, reach, stoop, or kneel. Must be able to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds.
Posting Detail Information
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