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JOB OPENING - Laboratory Compliance Manager

Oakland University (approximate student head count of 14,000) is looking

for a qualified candidate to fill the position of Laboratory Compliance
Manager, in the Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S).  This
individual shall serve as Oakland University's (sole) "Radiation Safety
Officer", "Biosafety Officer" and "Chemical Hygiene Officer", thereby
providing hands-on assistance and consultation to academic/research
personnel, executing, monitoring and enforcing compliance programs
relating to chemical, biological and radiation safety in laboratories
(under the direction of the three corresponding Safety Committees and
Director of EH&S), and developing, coordinating and providing all
for associated compliance programs.

With regard to the RSO component of the position -- Oakland University's

current radiation usage is as follows: There are 20 Principal
Investigators who use radioisotopes (primarily P-32, H-3, RB-86
and C-14) on campus; Oakland University (OU) has a "limited"
broad-scope license to use 17 radionuclides, one (1) cobalt irradiator,
and four (4) x-ray/electron microscope facilities.

LOCATION: Oakland University is located in the suburb of Rochester
Hills, Michigan (approximately 30 miles north of Detroit).  Surrounding
property options include metropolitan, rural, lake-front or suburban.

REQUIREMENTS:  MS Degree in Health Physics, in addition to a strong
background (academic combined with experience) in Chemistry, Biology and

hazardous waste.  A minimum of 2 years experience working as an RSO, or
at least in a Radiation Safety Office (preferably in an academic
institution).  Outstanding written and oral communication skills, and
ability to work independently are an absolute must.  Extensive knowledge

and experience with word-processing, spread sheet and database programs
also required (PC preferred).  Those who have demonstrated the ability
work with a widely diverse group of individuals, and an understanding of

the role and mission of academic institutions will be given preference.

SALARY RANGE: $45,000 to $50,000

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:  Submit resume and cover letter to Oakland
University, Employee Relations Department, 140 North Foundation Hall,
Rochester, MI 48309-4401.  Make certain that the cover memo clearly
includes the following identifiers: "Laboratory Compliance Manager" and
"Reference #R40".

DEADLINE:  Deadline for Applications is Monday, May 4, 1998.

E-mail questions regarding the position to Domenic Luongo(in the
Office of Environmental Health and Safety): luongo@oakland.edu.  No
phone calls please!!

Oakland University is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer
is committed to the principle of diversity in all areas.  In that
we are interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of

Domenic A. Luongo
Safety Specialist
Risk Management and Contracting
Oakland University
Rochester, MI  48309-4401
Phone: (248) 370-4196
Fax: (248) 370-4376
email: luongo@oakland.edu