7 Boyden Lane
DEERFIELD, MA 01342
Deerfield Academy is an independent secondary school committed to high standards of scholarship, citizenship, and personal responsibility.
Through a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, extensive co-curricular program, and supportive residential environment, Deerfield encourages each student to develop an inquisitive and creative mind, sound body, and strong moral character.
Set in a historic village bounded by river, hills, and farms, Deerfield inspires reflection, study and play, abiding friendships, and a defining school spirit.
Preference: Nice to have
Deerfield Academy seeks an experienced Laboratory Manager to work during the academic year.
Reporting to the Academic Dean and working closing with the Chair of the Science and Computer Science Department the Laboratory Manager supports the laboratory-based learning of the Academy’s science program, by maintaining the laboratory space, monitoring and reconciling the department’s budget, preparing and concluding labs, and collaborating with teaching faculty to sustain the science learning at the Academy.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
The successful candidate will have the following qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in a Science related field, 3 - 5 years of laboratory experience, demonstrated knowledge of OSHA, lab safety, MSDS, and Globally Harmonized System of Classifications and Labeling (GHS) , be highly organized with exceptional attention to detail, possess the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, the ability to plan, multi-task and prioritize work in fast-paced environment, accurately and efficiently, have strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills; demonstrated proficiency with MS Office Suite and a demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion and to serving the needs of a diverse community.
The successful candidate will receive a $1,000 sign-on bonus ($500 paid at time of hire and $500 paid at the end of 90 days of employment.