Axle Informatics

NIH-NIAID-VRC-Capital Equipment Manager

Job Locations US-MD-Gaithersburg
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(2/8/2021 11:15 AM)
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Axle Informatics is a bioscience and information technology company that offers advancements in translational research, biomedical informatics, and data science applications to research centers and healthcare organizations around the globe. With experts in biomedical science, software engineering, and program management, we focus on developing and applying research tools and techniques to empower decision-making and accelerate research discoveries. We work with some of the top research organizations and facilities in the country including multiple institutes at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).



Axle is seeking a highly ambitious, adaptable, structured, and detail-oriented Capital Equipment Manager to join our vibrant team at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), Vaccine Research Center (VRC), Vaccine Production Program (VPP), Gaithersburg, MD.


  • Oversee and maintain the VPP management of laboratory instruments.
  • Oversee the VPP capital equipment servicing and repair.
  • VPP Scientific Operations Support
    • Develop and implement departmental policies related to primary duties and other aspects of VPP Scientific Operations.
    • Follow established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
    • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties, as assigned, including, but not limited to, performance of property checks, maintenance of service contracts on lab equipment and monitoring inventory levels.
    • Serve as a primary or backup emergency responder for all VPP REES monitored equipment.
    • Represent Scientific Operations group at safety meetings.
    • Operate dolly/pallet jack in loading and unloading supplies and equipment.

Experience Required / Requirements

  • BS degree or Associates degree with 3-4 years of working experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook.
  • Database experience is preferred.


  • 100% Medical, Dental & Vision premium coverage for Employees
  • Paid Time Off (Including Holidays)
  • Employee Referral Bonus
  • 401K Match
  • Tuition reimbursement and professional development opportunities
  • Flexible Spending Accounts:
    • Healthcare (FSA)
    • Parking Reimbursement Account (PRK)
    • Dependent Care Assistant Program (DCAP)
    • Transportation Reimbursement Account (TRN)


The diversity of Axle’s employees is a tremendous asset. We are firmly committed to providing equal opportunity in all aspects of employment and will not tolerate any illegal discrimination or harassment-based age, race, gender, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, covered veteran status, sexual orientation, status with respect to public assistance, and other characteristics protected under state, federal, or local law and to deter those who aid, abet, or induce discrimination or coerce others to discriminate.


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Disclaimer: The above description is meant to illustrate the general nature of work and level of effort being performed by individual’s assigned to this position or job description. This is not restricted as a complete list of all skills, responsibilities, duties, and/or assignments required. Individuals may be required to perform duties outside of their position, job description or responsibilities as needed.


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