McDaniel College, a liberal arts college recognized nationally among “Colleges that Change Lives”, is a four-year private college offering more than 60 undergraduate programs of study, including dual and student-designed majors, plus 20 highly regarded graduate programs.
McDaniel College invites applications for a Biology Laboratory Manager. Salary for this full-time position is commensurate with qualifications and experience. At McDaniel College we value our employees by offering our full-time employees tuition remission, 403B retirement accounts, paid time off, medical insurance, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, and paid maternity and parental leave. Visit the College website for details. This is a 35-hour a week position eligible for the full benefits package. The salary range for the position is $49K-$51K based on experience.
Reporting to the chair of the Biology Department, the Biology Laboratory Manager is responsible for the preparation of multiple teaching laboratories which includes maintaining inventory and equipment, ordering and preparing supplies and chemicals, setting up and cleaning up lab spaces for student use, and dry-running new exercises. The Laboratory Manager will teach three Biology lab courses per year, maintain the biology stockroom, train and supervise student assistants, and assume multiple safety responsibilities for the department. This position has secondary reporting responsibilities to the Director of Campus Risks, Environmental Health, and Safety.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Chemistry, or a related field Willingness to perform a variety of tasks involving laboratory maintenance, student laboratory classroom preparation, media preparation, and instruction of introductory biology lab Good organizational, interpersonal, personnel management, and time management skills Computer skills, including use of Microsoft Office (primarily Excel, Word, and PowerPoint) Mechanical/equipment basic maintenance and/or mending skills desirable Ability to work and teach labs from 1:00 to 4:00pm, the college’s lab session
For a complete job description including qualifications and to apply, please visit the college’s employment webpage. Completed applications must include a cover letter addressing position qualifications and related experience, resume, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will be open until filled.
McDaniel College, an equal opportunity employer, does not discriminate in the recruitment, admission, and employment of students, faculty, and staff in the operation of any of its educational programs and activities. McDaniel College will not tolerate any discrimination or harassment on basis of any protected status including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, military status, genetic information, marital status, veteran’s status or any other legally protected status. For more information on the college’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, please visit the college’s Campus Diversity & Inclusion web page.