CORE Lab Specialist Full-time Job

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Key Roles & Responsibilities

Laboratory Safety

· Drive practices and metrics, which ensure that the laboratories operate in compliance with all aspects of Khalifa University Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) policies.

Laboratory Operations

· Coordinate operational policies and procedures; Work with research staff on issues which impact laboratory services.

· Coordinate and supervise the performance of routine and specialized technical procedures in assigned laboratories.

· Assist with laboratory goals and operational procedures for quality, efficiency and waste reduction.

Technical Support

· Ensure lab equipment is operational to the maximum extent possible and improve operations through efficient use of existing equipment.

· Monitors functionality of new equipment to ensure compliance.

· Improves lab operations through efficient use of existing equipment.

· Coordinate the installation of new equipment and maintaining the inventory of all lab equipment.

Resource management

· Assist in the determination of fiscal requirements and in the preparation of budgetary recommendations, including recommending capital equipment expenditures, ensure appropriate resource levels, and comply with organizational expenditure requirements.

· Supervise and manage the inventory of commonly used lab supplies, maintenance parts and any other items related to research lab operations.

· Evaluates technical requirements based on bids received from potential vendors for purchase of lab equipment.

· Ensure information on lab website is kept up to date including all training schedules, equipment schedules and equipment descriptions.

· Guide the faculty and researchers on the purchase of consumables and accessories for equipment.

Research Services

· Contribute to the continued innovation and development of the research program.

· Maintain liaison with investigators, research personnel and staff to solve specific operating problems and improve technical activities

Company Description
The UAEs top-ranked university, Khalifa University is leading R&D of real-world solutions and preparing science and engineering graduates to build a better world.