TECHNICAL SPECIALIST - #24964
King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre
Operates high level of instrumentations/techniques within Laboratory/Core Facility; oversees the overall inventory; maintains Standard Operating Procedures under the guidance of the Head of the Laboratory/Core Facility; and trains and supervises students and junior technical staff.
Essential Responsibilities and Duties
1. Directs daily operations of the high-throughput service/core facility including managing overall inventory.2. Provides preventative maintenance and performs complex troubleshooting for wide range of complex instrumentations 3. Keeps up to date with new techniques and scientific literature concerning high throughput technology 4. Designs and implements scientific protocols/procedures to ensure the high-throughput facility functions efficiently and on-budget 5. Tests, calibrates and maintains instruments to ensure proper functioning, and adherence to best practice 6. Provides training to new and existing users 7. Maintains accurate records of tests performed, using computer-based systems 8. Follows all laboratory safety rules and regulations 9. Follows all Hospital’s related Policies and Procedures 10. Participates in self and others' education, training and development, as applicable 11. Performs other related duties as assigned
Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree of Science from an accredited institution in a scientific discipline relevant to the research field is required.
Six (6) years of related experience with Master’s Degree, or eight (8) years with Bachelor’s Degree is required.
? Proven records of presenting original data at least once in a national or international meeting.? Proof of working knowledge in safety measures such as biological, radiological, and/or chemical in form of certificates