Team Leader

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Pabudu Bandara

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    5 days ago

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Excellent opportunity for a Chemistry Lab Team leader!

This is a fix term opportunity paying a competitive salary

Search Scientific consultancy is a recruitment partner to an international contract testing laboratory based in Manchester. In this role you will be managing a team who are responsible for analysing samples using wet chemistry techniques and gravimetric analysis.


Efficiently organise and manage the team to ensure that all samples are analysed to a high standard by suitably trained staff within a time limit appropriate to the client expectations.

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.

Leading, coordinating, training and developing a team of analysts to undertake the preparation and analysis of samples, for the determination of organic chemistry components.

Ensure that all staff is properly trained to perform the tasks given to them and keep the Contaminants Manager informed of the progress/performance of all staff.


Degree in Science discipline

Understanding of ISO, UKAS, audit procedures and methods.

Excellent understanding wet chemistry techniques, gravimetric analysis and experience in working within a UKAS accredited laboratory

Previous experience in team management

If your skills match the above and you are interested in this position, then please apply online or contact Pabudu on 0161 835 8359 or Email to

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.