Lab Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Biological Sciences, Laboratory Technician, Molecular Biology
  3. United States
Philadelphia, USA
Posting date: 17 Apr 2024

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Lab Manager - Philadelphia, PA - Permanent

Proclinical is seeking a Lab Manager for a dynamic and innovative lab that focuses on understanding chromatin-to-synapse communication during neural circuit activation in the mammalian brain. This is a permanent position located in Philadelphia, PA.

Primary Responsibilities:

This role is perfect for someone who is detail-oriented, enjoys operations, logistics, and organizing systems. If you thrive in a fast-paced, cutting-edge scientific environment and are passionate about maintaining an organized, well-functioning lab, we encourage you to apply.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Strong organizational and logistical skills.
  • Proficiency in operating lab equipment.
  • Knowledge of lab safety standards and compliance.
  • Experience in inventory management.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

The Lab Manager will:

  • Become proficient in operating all lab equipment and train new lab members.
  • Lead negotiations with vendors for equipment replacement and repair.
  • Supervise and maintain an orderly, clean, and organized laboratory.
  • Lead lab safety efforts, ensuring compliance with safety standards.
  • Oversee lab inventory management.
  • Organize lab's cold room, freezers, and maintain lab member space within freezers.
  • Allocate bench and desk space and create strategic maps as the lab grows.
  • Revise and monitor duty assignments according to feedback from lab members.
  • Facilitate animal husbandry paperwork and write up yearly IACUC applications.
  • Organize lab social events, meetings, and seminars.
  • Coordinate room reservations for lab meetings, committee meetings, and departmental requirements.
  • Update the shared lab Google calendar with important meetings, talks, and social events.
  • Interview lab candidates and curate applications for initial screenings.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Natalie Magola at (+1) 267-523-2553 or

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Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.