Laboratory Manager

Location Morecambe
Discipline: Chemicals
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Negotiable
Contact name: Will Leeson

Contact email: william.leeson@sciencesr.com
Job ref: BBBH3765_1656591826
Published: about 1 month ago

Laboratory Manager - North Lancashire

Our client is looking for a laboratory manager to oversee the development of a new microbiology laboratory in the North West of England. The role will consist of managing the installation of new microbiological equipment and overseeing the work of category 2 and category 3 labs, ensuring that risk assessments and COSHH assessments are of a high standard.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Installing new analytical and microbiological equipment
  • Routine maintenance of equipment
  • Compliance with COSHH and producing risk assessments in a category 2 and category 3 lab
  • Managing more junior laboratory staff
  • General housekeeping and health and safety in the lab

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • 5+ years of experience working in an analytical laboratory or microbiology setting
  • A strong understanding of laboratory health and safety compliance, preferably with an understanding of environmental regulations
  • A minimum BSc in chemistry, biochemistry or a similar scientific discipline
  • Experience in managing staff in a lab
  • Good people skills