Be a Hands-on Lab manager responsible for various day to day operations activities ranging from equipment life cycle management & inventory management, acquisition of capital equipment, space planning, equipment commissioning and decommissioning
Oversee managed services vendor for Glass wash, Autoclave, Reagent Prep and Lab and office supplies, stocking, shipping and receiving are functioning efficiently and supporting the needs of scientists on site.
Proactively assess the needs of the scientists and develop processes and methods to enable efficient functioning of the labs
Partner with relevant functions to ensure the needs of the scientists are met and be the main point of contact for scientific community
Responsible for generating and managing purchase orders for equipment and collaborations.
Coordinate various lab activities to ensure a smooth relocation to the new site. Lead specialty lab equipment moves for full site relocation to new location including, but not limited to coordination with equipment vendors, move coordinator, lab scientists and facilities team.
Coordinate on-going lab moves, new equipment installations and relocations
Lab gas management
Overall management of unassigned freezer storage and tracking of use
A strong understanding of the lab processes, equipment and infrastructure
Ability to work in cross-functional teams, as well as strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and excellent written and oral communication skills are essential.
Develop and maintain strong relationships across the various research groups, and with other supporting departments.
Project management experience a plus.
Demonstrated expertise in developing practical solutions to organizational challenges.
Excellent computer skills with a proficiency in Excel, Word and PowerPoint is required,
Experience with SharePoint and Microsoft One Note is highly preferred.
BS/MS, preferably in a Chemical Sciences discipline.
3-5years industry experience managing and working in a drug discovery setting.
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