Laboratory Instructor, Pathology Labs Jobs in Abu Dhabi – UAE at KHALIFA UNIVERSITY

Title: Laboratory Instructor, Pathology Labs


Location: Abu Dhabi – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Research/Development, Science

Khalifa University College of Medicine and Health Sciences

About University

The newly-established Khalifa University of Science and Technology combines the Maslar Institute of Science and Technology (MI), Khalifa University of Science,Technology and Research (KUSTAR), and the Petroleum Institute (PI) into one world-class, research-intensive institution, seamlessly integrating research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in applied science and engineering.

Brief Description

Under general supervision and instructions from the line manager, Lab Instructor – Pathology is expected to provide support services by performing technical work in a laboratory, prepare orders for laboratory materials, prepare material for laboratory activity, maintain adequate laboratory supplies, ensure that all equipment are in working order and performs related duties as required.

The role requires individuals to undertake duties that require considerable technical knowledge and ability in the assigned field of specialization. The incumbent is expected to exercise independent judgement in the performance of duties and will be responsible for ensuring a safe working environment, supervising staff and students in the laboratory or classroom environments, maintain adequate stocks of all laboratory supplies, ensure that equipment is in working order and adequate records.

Operational Responsibilities

Ensure a safe working laboratory environment at CMHS, Khalifa University.

Support the delivery of teaching and learning(T&L) activities of the CMHS.

Support the research and development (R&D) activities of the CMHS.

Prepare class demonstrations and experiments working from knowledge of the subject area, reference materials, course outline,and without specific instructions.

Ensure that inventories, orders,receives, and stocks materials, supplies, and equipment for laboratory use are maintained.

Issue and maintain records on materials loaned to students and staff.

Demonstrate and provide instruction to students in proper use and care of laboratory materials and equipment;

Assist in maintaining security of laboratories,laboratory equipment, supplies, and materials

Prepare and dispense solutions and chemical materials used for lab classes which may include reagents, chemicals, acids, bases,buffers, stains, and unknowns.

Prepare stains, solutions, and preservatives by mixing, bottling, and labeling.

Order, receive, and provide care for live laboratory specimens and storage of preserved specimens including human cadavers.

Clean up after each laboratory session by washing, and if necessary, sterilizing tools, equipment, and supplies.

Will be required to calibrate,maintain, and perform repairs on scientific equipment and supplies.

Will be required to assist faculty in assembling printed class materials.

Will be required to maintain expenditure records and provide data for budget estimates.

Monitors production of, collects,and processes hazardous waste materials and toxic chemicals resulting from lab classes,collects and properly stores biohazard waste.

Adhere to the University’s information security and confidentiality policies and procedures, and report breaches or other security risks accordingly.

Coordinate with other departments to facilitate the accomplishment of tasks and responsibilities, as and when needed.

Perform any other tasks assigned by the Line Manager.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Provide coaching, guidan…