Operations Laboratory Manager

Posted 27 days ago by Pertemps
Location Northampton Job Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £50000 per annum Sector Manufacturing & Industrial
Our Client, an International life sciences company, which provides a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries are seeking an Operations Laboratory Manager.

Main Duties include:
  • Provision of technical expertise in analytical chemistry with a primary focus on organic analysis
  • Managing a high volume commercial laboratory
  • Managing approximately 20 staff
  • Ensure that the environmental conditions of the laboratory are appropriate for testing
  • Ensure the quality control and quality management systems are maintained
  • Ensure all equipment/instrumentations are properly maintained
  • Daily rounds of the laboratory to judge the effectiveness of operation
  • Identify laboratory training needs
What we are looking for:
  • Must have a degree with a chemistry discipline
  • Extensive experience with analytical instruments for organic analysis
  • Ideally a minimum of 10 years working in a testing environment of a similar industry
  • To be a role model leader, leading by example
  • Must have a sound knowledge of the laboratory environment
  • Desirable to have a qualification/specialism in leather technology
  • Knowledge of the operation of ISO 17025 accredited laboratory
Additional Information
Working 37.5 hours per week, Competitive Salary, Life Assurance, Private Medical Insurance, Group Pension Scheme (match contribution of up to 5 %)

Interested? Apply now for immediate consideration.