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Laboratory Manager - 2740

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Job Description

Staff, Support & Professional Position

 

JOB TITLE: Laboratory Manager

DATE: September, 1999                                                        JOB CODE: 2740

 

STATEMENT OF THE JOB

 

Employee manages safe operation of laboratories. Employee may substitute for supervisor when necessary. Employee acts as the Departmental Chemical Hygiene Officer.

 

DUTIES OF THE JOB

 

1.   Maintains chemical and laboratory/field materials inventories.

2.   Maintains biological materials and samples.

3.   Prepares and maintains microbiological materials.

4.   Insures that laboratory exercises are functional as prepared by a supervisor and/or faculty member.

5.   Performs maintenance and minor repair of laboratory equipment, and recommends repair to a supervisor.

6.   Researches and prepares Purchase orders and maintains purchase records for a supervisor.

7.   Maintains and implements a written Chemical Hygiene Plan.

8.   Coordinates activities related to the Chemical Hygiene Plan with the Safety and Security Department.

9.   May assist laboratory users in developing laboratory-specific, safe operating procedures.

10.Operates laboratories under the prescribed guidelines of safety.

11.May assist the Safety and Security Department in employee exposure monitoring.

12.May assist with the selection and implementation of employee exposure controls.

13.May assist with the selection of proper personal protective equipment and provide or arrange for training on its use.

14.Arranges for and/or conducts laboratory safety training.

15.Conducts monthly laboratory inspections.

16.May supervise students and/or regular Academy employees.

 

 

This job description reflects the general duties of the job but is not a detailed description of all duties which may be inherent to the position. The Academy may assign reasonably related additional duties to individual employees consistent with policy and collective bargaining agreements.

 

 

MAINE MARITIME ACADEMY

 

 

JOB TITLE: Laboratory Manager                                          JOB CODE: 2740      

WAGE GRADE: 15                                                               TOTAL POINTS: 394

 

 

FACTOR

DEGREE

POINTS

       

1

Knowledge and Skill

5

180

       

2

Effort

   
 

I. Mental and Visual Effort

5

40

 

II. Physical Effort

3

30

       

3

Responsibility for Cost Control

3

24

       

4

Responsibility for Others

   
 

I. Injury to Others

4

32

 

II. Supervisory Responsibility

3

24

 

III. Sensitive Information and Records

1

8

       

5

Working Conditions

4

40

     

 

6

Responsibility for External and Internal

 

 

 

Relations

2

16

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