Chemistry Laboratory Manager

Westminster, Maryland
Commensurate with qualifications and experience.
May 03, 2019
Jun 02, 2019
Field of specialization
General / Technical, Materials
Work Function
Job Type
Full time

McDaniel College, recognized nationally among “Colleges that Change Lives” and U.S. News and World Report top-tier liberal arts colleges, is a four-year private college of the liberal arts and sciences offering more than 60 undergraduate programs of study, including dual and student-designed majors, plus 20 highly regarded graduate programs.

McDaniel College invites applications for a Chemistry Laboratory Manager. Salary for this full-time, 12-month position is commensurate with qualifications and experience.  At McDaniel College we value our employees by offering our full-time employees tuition remission, 403B retirement accounts with employer match, paid time off, medical insurance, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, and paid maternity and parental leave. Visit College website for details.

The Chemistry Laboratory Manager is responsible for preparing Chemistry teaching labs which includes the preparation of solutions, student supplies, safety and waste preparation, and performing dry runs of new laboratory procedures. The candidate is responsible for maintaining an accurate supply inventory and budget. Additional responsibilities include performing safety projects pertaining to the laboratories and hazardous waste management, as well as teaching two chemistry lab courses per year.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry or a related field
  • Willingness to perform a variety of tasks
  • Good organizational skills
  • Computer skills, including use of Excel
  • Ability to work/teach labs during the afternoon lab session between 1:00 and 4:00

To apply

For a complete job description including and to apply, please visit the college’s employment webpage. Completed applications must include a cover letter addressing position qualifications and related experience, resume, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

McDaniel College, an equal opportunity employer, does not discriminate in the recruitment, admission, and employment of students, faculty, and staff in the operation of any of its educational programs and activities.  McDaniel College will not tolerate any discrimination or harassment on basis of any protected status including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, military status, genetic information, marital status, veteran’s status or any other legally protected status.