AUN is an equal-opportunity and non-discriminatory employer. Our strength lies in the multicultural community that exists within our campuses, where we strive to build a widely diverse workforce. The University is committed to boosting our distinct academic citadel by encouraging faculty membership representing all nationalities for equal employment opportunities. The American University of Nigeria, Yola, is seeking for Science Laboratory Coordinator.
This position is a local one open to indigenous and/or legal residents of Nigeria.
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Science lab coordinator is saddled with the responsibility of managing and administering the science laboratory services by;
organizing and coordinating the workload of Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology Technologists .
In addition, he shall also work in collaboration with physics, chemistry, biology and geology technologists in performing duties essential to the achievement of the science laboratories and science departmental goals.
•A degree in Chemistry or other related sciences
•At least 3 years’ experience and skills in science laboratory work.
•Professional certification in laboratory work is a plus
•Ability to work with and coordinate activities with other staff effectively
•Ability to prepare and organize laboratory and demonstration materials
• Ability to work in a team environment• Computer skills
• Good communication and human relations skills
•Good general subject knowledge
•Ability to work a flexible schedule
•Ability to accommodate change
• First Aid/CPR and WHMIS certification
Other requirements, abilities for the position:
• Experience working in a university setting with faculty, students, and staff.
• Excellent written and oral English skills.
• Experience using relevant computer software applications preferred