Laboratory manager

Job Title: Laboratory manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Scotland
Science and Engineering
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: 2022-01-14
REF: PU118
Contact Name: Pabudu Bandara
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 days ago

Job Description

Microbiology laboratory manager

This is a permanent opportunity paying negotiable salary

Kenton Black Scientific is a recruitment partner to a food testing laboratory based in Galashiels. They are looking to hire Microbiology laboratory manager to join their expanding team.


Responsible for managing a team of Microbiologists and laboratory technicians
Responsible for planning , prioritizing and assign tasks and projects
Manage, mentor, coach and train a new team of analysts to provide them with the skillset and competencies to meet challenging customer expectations
Ensure all work carried out according to laboratory quality standards
Ensure that adequate amount of staff is present at all times in the laboratory
Provide training for all department staff

Degree in Science or higher
Excellent experience in working within high- throughput environment
Understanding of ISO, UKAS, audit procedures and methods.
Proven operational experience and team management within food/water/environmental/ testing laboratory
Proven people management skills and experience, lean production principles

If your skills match the above and you are interested in this position, then please apply now!