Laboratory Manager

  • location: Staten Island, NY
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $90,000 - $110,000 per year
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Laboratory Manager

job summary:
Series A startup focused on the fast-growing field of fertility and family planning is looking to hire (2) highly skilled Laboratory Managers to manage facilities in New York and San Francisco starting in June. The company is building a complete digital health hub for future fathers and aims to change the outdated view that fertility is a "women's issue" by creating an accessible, affordable product for men. This includes everything from a mail-in kit for sperm testing & sperm freezing, personalized sperm improvement products, tele-health, DNA fragmentation analysis, supplements, and more.

location: Staten Island, New York
job type: Permanent
salary: $90,000 - 110,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Masters

  • Familiarize yourself with the Legacy semen analysis protocol and cryo-preservation protocol
  • Validate the setup of our New Jersey lab for operations launch
  • Coordinate daily reception of samples delivered to our lab
  • Coordinate the recruitment and training of lab technicians (with support from Laboratory Director and Operations Director) to accommodate growth in daily sample volume
  • In early lab operational days: complete daily sample analysis and preparation for cryogenic storage.
  • Expected at lab launch: upload daily analyses to the Legacy Lab Portal
  • As lab operations scale up: transition to a managerial role, supervise work completed by lab technicians, escalate issues identified to Director of Operations and Laboratory Director
  • Manage the materials inventory at the lab to guarantee that all samples can be analyzed immediately upon arrival
  • Coordinate transfer of specimens from short-term storage to multi-site long-term storage
  • Coordinate specimen withdrawals and send-off to IVF clinics for samples kept in short-term storage

  • Master of Science or doctoral degree in physical, biological, chemical or animal sciences
  • Managerial lab experience (involving but not limited to the management of junior resources, material sourcing, problem escalation...)
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and ideally experience (e.g., project launch and management, team member recruitment and management, problem solving mindset...)
  • Andrology or reproductive biology lab experience is a plus
  • Proven track record of wet lab experience and management with supporting references
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details
  • Ability to rapidly detect lab operations roadblocks and propose solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent capacity to collaborate and coordinate across multiple teams
  • Demonstrated track record of successes in getting things on time
skills: Cell Biology, Clinical research, Epidemiology, Data Analysis, ADME, Biology, Chemistry, Cell Cultures, Health and Safety Monitoring, Sample Collection, Health Economics, Health Policy, Sample Preparation, Sample Testing
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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