BioSciences Microscopy Facility Manager

Parkville, Melbourne, Australia
$95,434 – $113,323 p.a. plus 17% superannuation
03 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2016
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Biological Sciences
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

School of BioSciences
Faculty of Science

Salary: $95,434 – $113,323 p.a. plus 17% superannuation

The BioSciences Microscopy Facility Manager is responsible for the safe, efficient operation of the School of BioSciences Microscopy Facility, which is a node of the Melbourne Advanced Microscopy Facility (  The BioSciences node currently includes three electron microscopes, three laser confocal microscopes, several light microscopes, a preparatory laboratory, and sundry microscopy related equipment.

The BioSciences Microscopy Facility Manager oversees the operational running of the Facility, training of staff and student users, and the service and maintenance of equipment. The Manager will be responsible for compliance with safety, quarantine and Office for Gene Technology Regulator requirements within the Facility.

A key responsibility of the role is to drive the growth of the Facility, in line with the School of BioSciences Strategic Plan and the overall goals of the Facility. The incumbent is required to demonstrate an increase of the revenue through expansion of the commercial fee-for-service business.

The position may have supervision of 1-3 staff members during the length of the contract

Close date: 23 Oct 2016

Position Description* 
(*includes Selection Criteria or Core Accountabilities and Competencies)

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