Organics Lab Manager

  • Location:

    Deeside, Flintshire

  • Sector:

    Scientific

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Tom Lester

  • Contact email:

    tom.lester@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/520279

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-11

  • Startdate:

    29/01/2019 17:01:11

Excellent opportunity for an Organics Lab manager!

This is a permanent opportunity paying up to £40,000 per annum with added benefits.

Search Scientific consultancy is a recruitment partner to an international Environmental testing laboratory based close to Chester and Wrexham. In this role you will be managing a large team who are responsible for analysing volatile organic compounds using GC-MS and related techniques.

Responsibilities:

* Efficiently organise and manage the team to ensure that all samples are analysed to a high standard within strict time limits
* Provide technical support to the volatile organic compounds team
* Developing and contributing towards operational efficiency.
* Optimising service delivery, in line with service line agreements and key performance indicators.
* Carrying out analysis as required and maintains a high level of technical competence.
* Maintaining the quality system in line with ISO 17025.
* Ensure that all staff are properly trained to perform the tasks given to them and empowered with additional training and relevant progression opportunities

Qualifications:

* Degree in Science discipline
* Excellent experience in using GC-MS
* Understanding of ISO 17025, UKAS, audit procedures and methods.
* Excellent understanding wet chemistry techniques and experience in working within a UKAS accredited laboratory
* Previous experience in team management

Search is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from all suitably skilled or qualified applicants, regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/beliefs, sexual orientation or age.