Floor Laboratory Manager

New Zealand
Jul 14, 2017
Aug 14, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Full Time
School of Medical Sciences

Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences

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The opportunity

We are seeking an energetic and enthusiastic individual with strong organisational skills to join the SMS core laboratory operations group, performing the duties of Floor Laboratory Manager for research floors on our Grafton campus.

This role will focus on supporting a diverse range of biomedical research activities over multiple floors which are occupied by several research groups.

  • The ideal candidate will have previous laboratory management experience, and will demonstrate an excellent standard of oral and written communication.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, initiative and flexibility are key aspects to being successful in this role.
  • A good working knowledge of University of Auckland policy and procedures, including Health, Safety and Wellbeing and biological risk management, is a distinct advantage.


This position will include the role of PC3 facility manager, and the successful candidate must be willing to become an expert in PC3 operations as part of their portfolio.

This is a full time, permanent position, available at level 5 on the professional scale.

For further information, please contact Ray Gilbert at R.Gilbert@auckland.ac.nz. Please note: all applications must be submitted online.

Applications close on Sunday 13th August 2017.

*Randstad Awards 2017.

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