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- Specialized Engineering Services
- Supply Chain Management and Complex Logistics
The Deputy Laboratory Manager position will be with the Human Health and Performance Contract (HHPC) supporting NASA’s Human Systems Engineering Department at JSC, within the Space Food Systems Laboratory. The Deputy Laboratory Manager will assist with laboratory facility management and provide back-up support to the International Space Station Food Systems subtask lead.
Tasks include, but are not limited to, coordination of facility maintenance with JSC assigned facility manager, coordination of safety documentation and reporting, budget analysis, materials purchasing, and participation in tours or other public education activities, as required.
The Deputy Laboratory Manager will
- Assist the contractor laboratory manager with the following tasks:
- Coordinate/schedule facility maintenance and utility outages with JSC assigned facility manager
- Safety walk-throughs
- Liaison with the KBR Quality Management System Office for:
- internal/external audits
- job hazard analyses
- documentation and recordkeeping
- Assist the ISS Food System subtask lead with the following tasks:
- Monthly budget analysis
- Materials purchase oversight
- Weekly reporting
- Additional tasks as assigned
Required Education and Experience:
- Bachelor's degree in Food Science, Biology, Chemistry, Occupational Health, or a related science or engineering field, with demonstrated experience in laboratory management.
This position requires successful completion of a government background check to access government facilities and/or systems. Due to contract requirements, U.S. Citizenship or U.S. Permanent Resident status is required.
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We value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical work place. In fact, in 2020, Leidos was ranked as one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” by the Ethisphere Institute for the third consecutive year.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Proj and Prog Management
Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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