Biology Laboratory Specialist

Job Profile

Application Deadline

Feb 17, 2020

Languages

English, Excellent

Arabic, Excellent

Job Experience

1-2 years of experience in a relevant laboratory facility.

Job Type

Full Time

Description

The successful applicant will work in the educational Biology Laboratories of the Biomedical Sciences Program. He/ She will have to work with different equipment and reagents to assist a team of dedicated faculty members and peers. The job duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Support continuous upgrade of experiments by using latest scientific methods and techniques.
  • Assist and support peers and teaching assistants (TAs) in different lab sections.
  • Consult with peers, teaching assistants and professors on new products to keep up-to-date with the latest technologies and techniques used in lab experiments.
  •  Prepare procedures and manuals for several educational experiments (SOP’s).
  • Assist in developing lab equipment’s data base (supplier, initial cost, catalogues, maintenance procedure & cost, calibration, SOP, operation logger, etc.).
  • Assist in the planning, maintenance, and repair of functional equipment in laboratories. Assess equipment to troubleshoot any problems that may arise.
  • Assist in developing a system for checking on the inventories (glassware, instruments, electrodes, recorders, data loggers, stirrers, etc.)
  • Assist in performing financial & asset management of lab equipment.
  • Assist in developing the Lab equipment maintenance program of the lab and its facilities via in house or via service-contracts.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science or relative discipline.

  • Ability to handle animals and different laboratory equipment (Microscopes, Thermal Cycler, Gel Electrophoresis, Centrifuge, etc.).

  • Knowledge of laboratory safety regulations and precautions. Excellent Computer Skills.

Gender

Any

Education Major

Biology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Molecular Biology or a related field

Salary (L.E.)

Negotiable

Job Contact

Person

Human Resources

Job Contact

E-mail

recruitment@zewailcity.edu.eg

How to Apply

Please send your updated CV with the job title in the subject