Laboratory Manager

Bethesda, MD
May 03, 2022
May 15, 2022
Full Time
Kelly Government Solutions is a strategic supplier and business partner to the federal government and its key suppliers. Through our partnership with the National Institutes of Health, Kelly Government Solutions offers administrative, IT, engineering, scientific, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to work with the leading medical research center in the world. We are seeking an experienced individual to work as a Laboratory Manager at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.This is a long-term contract position which offers:Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit packageOptional health, vision, and dental plansVacation leave as well as 10 paid federal holidays and 401K plan.Access to NIHs unparalleled resources and niche scientific initiativesTASKS/SERVICES. The contractor shall:Plans, executes, and arranges laboratory experiments, new techniques and procedures; and performs laboratory techniques relating to scientific research.Create Manage electronic databases animal tissues, antibodies, reagents etcManage laboratory equipment eg servicing and maintenance, development of training protocols Develop laboratory safety protocols, manage training and related recordsProvides insights and expertise and recommends new strategies and approaches.Prepare and manage animal ethics applications and establish local processes to ensure adherence to approved project requirementsEnsure adequate supply of laboratory reagentsOrganize and store all chemicals and laboratory reagents according to safety requirements Organize and store all chemicals and laboratory reagents according to safety requirements Manage chemical biological waste procedures local processesMaintain animal records database, perform mouse genotyping and recordingAssist with management of after-hours emergencies eg equipment failureOrganize lab meetings seminarsAssist in training of new staff and students Assist in establishing new laboratory protocolsAssist others in the team as required to optimize the Units research effortPrepares and maintains documentation of test results.Develop protocols for lab equipment and new techniques.Independently plans, implements, and organizes all activities related to laboratory function.Create/ Manage electronic databases (animal tissues, antibodies, reagents etc.)Coordinates the financial management and has accountability for monitoring the operating budget.Manage laboratory equipment (eg servicing and maintenance, development of training protocol)Assists with the development of laboratory policies and procedures.Develop laboratory safety protocols and trainingAssists with hiring staff and adjust workload of staff to meet deadlines.Preparation and management of animal ethics applicationsCoordinates the training of new staff.Ensure adequate supply of laboratory/ surgical stocksPerform laboratory research, record and analyze data.Waste chemical and biosafety management (local processes)Projects equipment needs.Organize animal records/ databaseProvides technical expertise.Assist with management of after-hours emergencies (eg equipment failure)Develops and maintains appropriate control and quality assurance procedures.Development of new protocols to support Sections mission Assist in training of new staff and studentsOrganize Section meetings/ seminars and external guestsREQUIREMENTS. The contractor must have:Certifications & LicensesBachelor's degree in Biological SciencesSkills (Ranked By Priority)Animal HandlingSoftwarePowerPoint MS Access OutlookField of StudyMolecular BiologyPlease Note: Vaccination against COVID-19 is a requirement for all job opportunities offered through Kelly Government Solutions, in accordance with the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors.PLEASE APPLY ONLINEWhen you apply, please know a Kelly Government Solutions Recruiter will review your resume and will contact you directly, if your skills and experience match the requirements of this position.Due to the high volume of inquiries, we regret that we cannot accept phone calls. Even if you arent contacted for this position, you are still part of our talent network. All Kelly recruiters have access to your profile, which expands your opportunities even further.As a specialty talent company, Kelly is committed to doing the right thing for our talent and clients. We stand up for equity, inclusion, fair treatment, and opportunity for all as these build the foundation of our Talent Promise. With a focus on safety, value, well-being, investment, and opportunity, Kellys Talent Promise confirms our commitment to those in search of a better way to work and live and to help discover whats next.It is obvious things are different than they were just a few months ago. Kelly is at the forefront of ensuring the safety of our employees in this new working environment. Be well and stay strong.

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