Laboratory Manager (Physical Sciences)

Open University - Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Laboratory Support

Based in Milton Keynes

You will be a member of the Laboratory Support team and have responsibility for the laboratories in the School of Physical Sciences.

You will have responsibility for the operational management of the research facilities including staff, equipment and budget. In addition you will ensure the laboratories meet with current and future Health and Safety legislation and that staff within them adhere to current Laboratory Codes of Practice.

You will have a degree level qualification in a scientific subject with significant experience of laboratory management. You will have relevant leadership experience and be able to demonstrate a good understanding of a range of laboratory and supporting environmental computing systems, and quality management systems. You will have a comprehensive knowledge of health & safety legislation. Alongside excellent communication, negotiation and influencing skills you will have experience of negotiating and managing commercial contracts.

Closing date: 26 February 2018
Interview date: To be confirmed

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