UNIVERSITY of LOUISVILLE
Professional / Administrative Job Specification (8/99)
JOB TITLE: Lab Manager **
CLASS CODE: 001276
Manage the operations of the laboratory.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILTIES
Conduct laboratory analyses.
Maintain equipment including mass spectrometer, atomic absorption spectrometer, HPLC, pH meters, and spectrophotometers. Maintain quality control. Assist principal investigators in developing proposals and contract bids.
Maintain records and billing for analyses.
Supervise student workers and faculty using laboratory equipment.
Bachelor's degree in a related field, Laboratory science, Biology, Chemistry with experience in operations, planning and general lab management and four years of related experience. Additional experience may be used on a one-to-one basis to offset the educational requirements.
The intent of this document is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented.