Now Hiring: Associate Manager

The Carleton Laboratory is currently hiring for one officer of research position:

Associate Manager (Staff Associate)

Job Description

The Carleton Laboratory of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics is seeking a Staff Associate in the capacity of Associate Manager of the Carleton Laboratory. The applicant must be a qualified engineer in either the fields of Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Material Science, or a related field.

The duties and responsibilities of this position are:

Perform daily administrative duties of the Laboratory in concert with Manager:

  • Submit and reconcile project invoices.
  • Develop and maintain Carleton Laboratory website.
  • Develop and enforce safety and training compliance for all laboratory users
    • Laboratory access database
    • Formal training programs for each piece of laboratory equipment
    • Maintain regulatory compliance pursuant OSHA, FDNY, EH&S, and EPA
  • Perform all laboratory purchasing and maintain laboratory project budgets. Maintain positive vendor relationships to support just-in-time procurement strategy.
  • Maintain certification, calibration, and general maintenance schedule for testing and fabrication equipment.

Assist Manager in following duties:

  • Conduct research and testing of all types of structures, materials, and structural elements.
  • Prepare laboratory reports.
  • Support faculty and student research.
  • Maintain and update laboratory equipment and instrumentation.
  • Provide community and University outreach through outreach programs, tours, orientations, etc.

Mentor, train, supervise undergraduate, M.S. , and Ph.D. students performing work in laboratory in concert with Associate Manager and Associate Research Scientist

Serve as acting Manager in the absence of Manager

Pay: $50,000-$60,000/year, contingent on experience

Apply to the position via RAPS.

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