Scientific Laboratory Manager

us: Scientific Laboratory Manager [100% | Duties: Oversee daily operation of the Florida Extension Plant Diagnostic Clinic. Provide customer support (English & Spanish) for plant disease and insect sample submission. Dissect plant tissues and prepare samples for study. Pre-pare laboratory specimens and cultures for experimentation, including preparation of complex select media for isolation of pathogens. Prepare microscopic slides and measures morphological characteristics. Conduct routine transfers of fungal and bacterial cultures including single spore isolates. Performs standard lab tests and analyses including ELISA, PCR, cloning and sequencing. Conduct laboratory experiments, record data and prepare laboratory re-ports; Responsible for daily organization of the laboratory. Researc... | Minimum Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area and two years of relevant experience. Appropriate college course work may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience. Valid Florida Driver's License | Preferred Requirements: Ability to speak Spanish; Experience in plant pathology (through course work, or work experience); Experience in customer service] / University of Florida (UF); Dade, United States / deadline August 31