Research Facility Manager

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Lexington, KENTUCKY
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: ;

Posting Details

Job Title Research Facility Manager
Requisition Number RE27779
Working Title
Department Name 8H400:Electrical and Computer Engineering
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 45
Salary Range $44,762-73,861/year
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


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Required Related Experience

3 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects up to 50 lbs.; Sitting/standing for long periods of time; performing repetitive motion tasks; Risk of injuries from use of equipment on the job; Exposure to loud noises, hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste.


Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Job Summary

This position maintains and assists in the execution of research projects and provides services to faculty, staff and outside agencies/companies. Responsibilities include evaluating, selecting, purchasing, and maintaining equipment for all ECE (Electrical and Computer Engineering) teaching labs; working with individual faculty in evaluating, selecting, purchasing, and maintaining equipment and laboratory facilities for ECE faculty research labs; and providing mentor-ship and training to undergraduate and graduate students within the ECE department.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Knowledge of the tools and equipment used in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering teaching and research labs. Ability to use these tools and to train and supervise others in their use.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

Experience in managing facilities, equipment, and labs in an academic environment.

Deadline to Apply 05/19/2021
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