Laboratory Team Leader

  • Location
    Wolverhampton, West Midlands
  • Salary
  • Category
    Science - Food Science & Technology
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  • Industry
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Laboratory Team Leader



Starting salary of £24,211

37.5 hours per week

Shift - Friday - Tuesday or Sunday - Thursday 7.30am - 3.30pm

We are looking to recruit a Laboratory Team Leader that will provide guidance, instruction, direction and leadership to a team of laboratory technicians. You will have the purpose of managing the processes involved in registering and analysing samples and authorising results in accordance to customers agreed service levels.

Essential Key Skills:

  • To have experience and a background within the science or related industry

  • To have strong and demonstrable leadership skills

  • To be able to motivate a team to achieve an end goal

  • To have excellent organisational skills

  • To be a strong communicator so ab to be able to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders within the laboratory function

  • To have excellent project management skills

  • To control and develop employee training experiences

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the workflow through the various Laboratory departments during the day to ensure resources are used as efficiently as possible

  • Line Manage Laboratory Staff

  • Ensure samples are registered, tested and results entered in accordance with SOP's and working practices.

  • To train all laboratory staff in new laboratory methods and amendments to existing ones.

  • Assist the Quality Unit in maintain training records for all Laboratory Technicians

  • Assist the laboratory's aim for UKAS accreditation according to the timescale set by Laboratory Management.

  • Provide assistance with both internal and external customer testing issues associated with the laboratory

  • Ensure that available equipment operates to maximum efficiency.

  • Deal appropriately with internal and external customer queries.

The above role is based on a full-time basis. To apply please follow the link or call Georgia on 01384 456782 for more information.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Georgia Taylor