Biological Safety Cabinet (bsc) Program Manager Wanted In Madison

Published 2017-12-16
Expires 2019-06-14
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Biological Safety Cabinet (bsc) Program Manager Wanted In Madison
United-states, Wisconsin, Madison,
Published December 16, 2017

Job details:

Job type: Full time
Occupation: Biological safety cabinet (bsc) program manager

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Job no:  93001-AS
Work type:  Staff-Full Time
Location:  Madison
Applications Open:   Central Standard Time
Position Vacancy ID:  93001-AS
FTE:  100%
Advertised Salary:  Minimum $60,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Employment Class
Academic Staff-Renewable

Hiring Department

Anticipated Begin Date
FEBRUARY 01, 2018

This is a renewable appointment.

Degree and area of specialization
A bachelor's degree in science, engineering, research or safety is preferred. An
Associate?s Degree is require, every two-years of relevant professional work experience in the field of biological safety certifications,
maintenance, and accreditation standards will equal one year of applicable university-level requirement.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience
A minimum of 5-7 years related professional experience
required, a successful candidate will have experience with equipment used to certify and recertify biological safety cabinets, knowledge
about the federal regulations and requirements, proven supervisory and management skills and has a solid foundation in finance and


1. Knowledge of the university administrative and committee policies, procedures, priorities, rules and regulations.
2. Ability to
establish and maintain effective working relationships with all levels of University faculty, staff and administration to obtain cooperation
and acceptance of biological safety cabinet programs and requirements.
3. Ability to determine budgetary needs, analyze accounting
reports, and make adjustments as necessary.
4. Basic knowledge of contractual or agreement language.
5. Knowledge of basic
supervisory techniques and methods in delegating and communicating with subordinates, resolving conflicts, handling disciplinary problems,
settling grievances and evaluating performance.
6. Skill in oral, written, and interpersonal communication.
7. Ability to use word
processing and database software tools for personal computers.
8. Ability to organize and maintain a detailed record keeping system.

Biological Safety Cabinets

1. Knowledge of the principles and practices of environmental, health and safety and occupational health.
2. Knowledge of hazardous
biological, chemical and radiological materials.
3. Knowledge of regulations pertaining to biological safety cabinets and HEPA
4. Knowledge of machinery and mechanical processes.
5. Knowledge of general and local ventilation and exhaust
6. Knowledge of environmental monitoring instrumentation applications and decontamination procedures.
7. Ability to
read and understand blueprints, drawings, and building specifications.

License or Certificate
Must possess a valid Wisconsin State driver's license (can be obtained within two months of
employment if the incumbent is from out-of-State)

Position Summary
Under the general direction of the Director of Environment, Health & Safety, the Biological
Safety Cabinet (BSC) Program Manager is responsible for managing the University of Wisconsin - Madison's Biological Safety Program. This
position is responsible for compliance with National Sanitation Foundation (NSF) Standards (NSF/ANSI 49, Biological Cabinetry Certification.
It is expected that the BSC Program Manager will become familiar with other regulatory bodies such as the U.S. Pharmacopeia (USP), National
Environmental Balancing Bureau (NEBB), International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and Institute of Environmental Sciences and
Technology (IEST) regulations regarding design, certification, maintenance and safe operation of the biological safety cabinets in
biological research laboratories. The position will oversee all operational aspects of the program including staff, schedules, budgets,
inventories, contracts, etc. The position will require extensive collaborations with principal investigators and researchers throughout the
campus including faculty, staff and students. In addition, the BSC Program Manager will work closely with colleagues in the Environment,
Health and Safety Department and Physical Plant.

This position supervises professional staff and non-professional staff. This person must ensure that training requirements are in compliance
for work on specialized HEPA (High Efficiency Particulate Air) filtration systems. The position requires an individual with strong
communication and interpersonal skills, excellent organizational skills, careful attention to detail and the capability to perform multiple
tasks. The BSC Program Manager must be able to maintain a professional manner at all times and provide excellent customer services.

Additional Information

Dawn Bierman
target="_blank">[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS:
800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for
further information. )

Instructions to Applicants
To be considered, applications must be submitted online. Applicants must upload a resume
and cover letter. Your cover letter should specifically address the Required Qualifications listed in the Relevant Work Experience section.

Additional Link
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NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus
safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and
fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the href="mailto:[email protected]" target="_blank">University of Wisconsin Police Department.

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