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Job ID: 205015

Laboratory Facilities Coordinator
University of Maryland, College Park

Date Posted Feb. 3, 2023
Title Laboratory Facilities Coordinator
University University of Maryland, College Park
College Park, MD, United States
Department Chemistry and Biochemistry
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Coordinator
  • Research/Technical/Laboratory

Under general supervision, manages and provides technical support of teaching and departmental research equipment which varies in complexity. Requires ingenuity and creative thinking in devising new way of accomplishing objectives and in adapting existing equipment and current techniques. Responsible for the management of and technical services of the scientific equipment for our instructional labs and maintenance of Wing 5 DI water purification system.

Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree or an equivalent combination of education and related experience in which one has gained the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the work of the job class. Related experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis with one year of experience being equivalent to 30 college credits.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
  • Ability to operate standard tools and equipment
  • Knowledge of appropriate safety and security precautions appropriate to work performed.
  • Ability to read and interpret complex drawings, charts and diagrams in operational manuals of equipment.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with others both orally and in writing, especially with individuals from culturally diverse backgrounds. Have an aptitude to problem solve, make decisions and know when to involve others to help problem solve.
  • Proficient with computer applications and programs associated with the department (procurement, capital asset inventory and CHEMStores)
  • Demonstrated commitments, experience and understanding for diversity, equity and inclusion.
  • Prior experience in an academic setting a plus. 
  • Prior experience working to support research laboratories in academia. 
  • Valid Drivers license.

  • The University of Maryland is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and members of minority groups are
    encouraged to apply.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Dolores Jackson
    Chemistry and Biochemistry
    University of Maryland, College Park
    8051 Regents Drive
    College Park, MD 20742


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