Lab Manager

  • Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
  • REF Number: 00048940
  • Consultant: Sarah Farrow
  • Contact: 0191 3848906
  • Date Published: 25.09.2020
  • Sector: Chemicals, Environmental
  • Location: East Midlands, East Midlands
  • Discipline: Analytical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Research And Development

CK Science are recruiting for a Lab Manager on behalf of a leading manufacturer of agricultural products to be based at their site in Kings Lynn on a permanent basis.

The Company: Our client is an industry leader in the manufacture of agricultural products. This well established, family-owned organisation has multiple sites across the UK, and distributes product globally. Their labs employ a motivated team of experienced scientists, and the company foster a culture of personal and professional development, meaning that there are excellent opportunities for career progression.

Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum D.O.E.

Location: The position is located in Kings Lynn. There is ample free parking provided on site.

Lab Manager Role: You will be responsible for:

  • Management of a team of analytical scientists.
  • Ensuring that the lab is fully resourced, and recruitment of staff as required.
  • Making capital expenditure and budgetary decisions.
  • Development and validation of analytical methods using instrumentation including ICP-OES and segmented flow analysis, and establishment of laboratory procedures.
  • Ensuring that the laboratory complies with relevant quality standards including ISO 17025.Your Background: The ideal candidate for this position will have the following skills and experience:

  • Degree, or equivalent experience, in chemistry or another relevant subject.

  • Experience in the development and validation of analytical methods using ICP-OES.

Previous experience in a supervisory or managerial position would be highly beneficial for this position.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this Lab Manager position, please contact Sarah Farrow on 0191 3848906 or sfarrow@ckscience.co.uk, quoting job ref 48940.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

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