Lunds universitet, MAX IV, Safety

Lunds universitet grundades 1666 och rankas återkommande som ett av världens 100 främsta lärosäten. Här finns 40 000 studenter och 7 600 medarbetare i Lund, Helsingborg och Malmö. Vi förenas i vår strävan att förstå, förklara och förbättra vår värld och människors villkor.

MAX IV är ett svenskt nationellt forskningslaboratorium med Lunds universitet som värduniversitet. Det tillhandahåller toppmodern instrumentering åt forskare från såväl Sverige som internationellt, för forskning inom områden som teknik, fysik, strukturbiologi, kemi och nanoteknik. Fullt utbyggd kommer MAX IV att ta emot mer än 2 000 forskare årligen vilka genomför banbrytande experiment inom material och biovetenskap med hjälp av det briljanta röntgenljuset.

MAX IV is responsible for the systematic work environment (SAM) for all its employees. In addition, it has an important role in educating and supervising all external users and contractors in terms of safety. This work is led by the Safety Group at MAX IV, which comprises about 16 people organized in three teams: general and fire safety, chemical and environmental safety, and radiation safety.

The Chemical Safety Technician is responsible to monitor, control, and implement laboratory chemical safety standards in the gas storage laboratory. Communicate needs with experimental groups to purchase and maintain supply of experimental gases.

Work duties and areas of responsibility:

  • Maintain chemical/gas storage laboratory in accordance with safety laws and regulations set by MAX IV and authorities
  • Assist with experimental chemical/gas delivery installations when required
  • Prepare hazardous chemical/gas packages for shipment and transfer
  • Prepare and maintain complete, accurate, timely, concise and legible records of all chemical/gas safety compliance activities
  • Make routine and special observations of the status of chemical/gas safety systems and document summary findings
  • Provide advice, assistance, and monitoring services to lab personnel regarding routine chemical safety matters and during contamination clean-up
  • Communicate with experimental staff about chemical/gas needs and facilitate purchasing chemical/gas as needed

Requirements:

  • University degree or equivalent experience as a chemical safety technician
  • Experience working with hazardous gases under pressure
  • Knowledge of chemical compatibilities and hazard classifications and the ability to interpret material safety data sheets
  • Physically capable of moving a 50L, 80kg bottle of compressed gas

Desirable:

  • Experience as a chemical research technician at an experimental laboratory
  • Good collaboration skills, as well as knowledge and ability in Swedish and English, both in speech and writing
  • Practical knowledge of gas equipment for cylinders
Anställningsform Tillsvidareanställning
Anställningens omfattning Heltid
Tillträde As per agreement
Löneform Monthly salary
Antal lediga befattningar 1
Sysselsättningsgrad 100
Ort Lund
Län Skåne län
Land Sverige
Referensnummer PA2020/184
Kontakt
  • Peter Fuesz, +46725382879
Facklig företrädare
  • OFR/S:Fackförbundet ST:s kansli, 046-222 93 62, st@st.lu.se
  • SACO:Saco-s-rådet vid Lunds , 046-222 93 64, kansli@saco-s.lu.se
  • SEKO: Seko Civil, 046-222 93 66
Publicerat 2020-02-07
Sista ansökningsdag 2020-02-28

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