The Saskatchewan Disease Control Laboratory (SDCL) is seeking a highly motivated and results-oriented individual to join our team in the position of Manager of Safety and Biosecurity.  Reporting to the Director of Quality and Safety, this position will develop, administer and maintain a Biosafety and Biosecurity Program within SDCL that is compliant with the Canadian Biosafety Standard and Guidelines and the Human Pathogens and Toxins Regulations for containment level 2 and containment level 3 certification. This position also serves as the Safety Officer and Chemical Hygiene Officer in accordance with Occupational Health and Safety Legislation.

The knowledge and skills required for this position would be obtained through the completion of a MLT
diploma or a Bachelor’s degree in microbiology or a related discipline, together with a minimum of 5
years of experience in occupational health and safety that includes biological safety, chemical safety,
waste management and emergency planning and response.  Additional qualifications or certifications
in the field of biological safety would be an asset.

Closing Date: January 26, 2017

Competition Number: LAB000632

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