GSPH-Office of the Dean - Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh - (19002511)
This individual will assist the Facility Operations Administrator with the management of the building operations at the Graduate School of Public Health including maintenance, moves, inventory, renovations, security, and documenting necessary related information.
The Research Maintenance Technician is responsible for coordinating the processing of the biological waste of the wet research labs of the Graduate School of Public Health consistent with biosafety policies. This individual coordinates the collection of glass/plastic ware, media, and Millipore deionized water from the labs, and its subsequent processing in the respective glass wash and autoclave machines.
The Research Maintenance Technician is the primary operator and quality assurance monitor of the autoclave and glass wash equipment, runs appropriate quality tests, and documents results. This individual insures the processing and the sanitation of waste and wares for wet labs and their researchers, documents the volume of the services provided, as well as the schedules the operations of the various machines and equipment used. The Research Maintenance Technician will also be updating data into related operational databases, spreadsheets, and other documenting and tracking modes.
Associates Degree in Business, Engineering, related field or equivalent experience.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Job Classification: Staff.Maintenance.III
Minimum Education Level Required: Associate
Minimum Experience Level Required: 1-2 years experience
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Hiring Range: $20,904.00 - $32,760.00
Relocation Offered: No
Visa Sponsorship Provided: No
Background Check: For position finalists, employment with the University will require successful completion of a background check
Child Protection Clearances: Not Applicable
Required Documents: Resume, Cover Letter
Internal Number: 19002511
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