The School of Life Sciences at the University of Dundee is a world-class academic institution with a reputation for the excellence of its research, its high quality teaching and student experience, and the strong impact of its activities outside academia. With 900 staff from over 40 countries worldwide the School provides a dynamic, multi-national, collegiate and diverse environment with state-of-the-art laboratory, technology and teaching facilities.
We are seeking to appoint an exceptional, dedicated, highly motivated individual to join our Laboratory Management Support Service Team as a Laboratory Manager. The School has research Divisions located both on University Campus, Central Dundee and in the James Hutton Institute, Invergowrie. This multidisciplinary research environment, encompasses chemistry, molecular and cell biology and plant research laboratories including Containment Level 2 and 3 Tissue Culture Facilities. Working under the direction of the Operations Lead, the team is subdivided into smaller technical support service groups which are assigned to specific Divisions and staff groups within the School. Each team is led by a Laboratory Manager with responsibility for the provision and delivery of a high-quality technical support service including laboratory management and operational support for research activities, creating, and maintaining a fully functional safe operating environment. The role holder will proactively identify ways of improving the service to meet the day to day changing demands.
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We are one of the UK’s leading universities – internationally recognised for our expertise across a range of disciplines and research breakthroughs in multiple areas, including science, medicine and engineering, amongst many others. Conveniently located on the banks of River Tay, our main city-centre campus is at the heart of Dundee - an up-and-coming, friendly, compact and affordable city with a rich heritage in design and technology. Just a short walk from the V&A Museum of Design Dundee, we’re close to both the train and bus stations. We also have campuses at Ninewells Hospital and in Kirkcaldy which are easily accessible via local transport links.
As an internationally diverse institution, we welcome job applicants from all countries and nationalities. The School of Life Sciences is proud to employ staff from over 40 different nations.
The diversity of our staff and students helps to make the University of Dundee a UK university of choice for undergraduate, postgraduate and distance learning. Family friendly policies, staff networks for BME, Disabled and LGBT staff, membership of Athena SWAN, the ECU Race Equality Charter and Stonewall as well a full range of disability services, create an enjoyable and inclusive place to work.
Grade 7 Laboratory Manager
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
£33,309 - £40,927