Job # FY18 2017-473
Job Type Administrative
Department PEARL
FLSA Status Exempt
Job Status Full-Time
Class Code A9003
Salary Commensurate with Experience
Posting Date November 14, 2017
Closing Date Open Until Filled

Department:  PEARL

Introduction: The Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Laboratory (PEARL) Department is recruiting for a Facilities Coordinator. Interested candidates should have a strong desire in advancing the mission of one of the Nation's largest Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU).

Duties: Conducting the operation and maintenance of the flow-through seawater system in support of aquatic research; providing technical and mechanical support for researchers to conduct experimental design and setup; drafting policies, procedures and budgets as related to PEARL Facilities; monitoring and troubleshooting mechanical equipment related to building operations; operating and providing maintenance for all vessels and vehicles and performing other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate must have achieved a Bachelor's Degree in Biological or Natural Sciences from an accredited College or University and at least one (1) year of related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications: A USCG license and Mechanical or Electrical Engineering coursework is a Plus.

Requirements: Must have open water certification and vessel operating certification; Strong background in boating, watercraft safety and operations; must have strong mechanical and supervisory skills; experience in working with research projects, educational programs and laboratory activities; ability to quickly respond to major and minor emergencies on a daily basis in support of scientific research.

To Apply:  Email a cover letter to jobs@morgan.edu, indicating Job# FY18 2017 473 in the subject line and attach the following items; a resume, a completed Morgan State University Employment Application, (which should include salary requirements and references). Alternatively, you may mail the required items to: Morgan State University, Office of Human Resources, and 1700 East Cold Spring Lane, Baltimore, Maryland 21251. Application packets can also be faxed to: 443-885-8209 (Incomplete submissions of any type may not be given consideration).

If you have submitted an electronic application successfully, you will receive a confirmation message.

MORGAN STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY AFFIRMATIVE/ACTION EMPLOYER As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, applicants should be prepared to present acceptable documentation showing their identities, U.S. citizenship or alien status and their authorization to work in the United States. EEO/AA