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Lab Manager / Laboratory Manager

Job Reference: SG32490_1533801028
Location: Derbyshire
Discipline:/ Quality engineering
Salary Range:

£ to per Annum + Negotiable

Job Type: Permanent

A Laboratory Manager is required to be primarily responsible for managing the building including the testing facility, calibration activities and the services at Buxton. The Lab Manager will also source, purchase and commission new equipment and supplies. Prepare estimates of cost for major laboratory (CapEx) expenses and prepare the business case. Have experience in building service requirements and current and company H&S requirements.

As the successful Lab Manager you will possess a general engineering knowledge with a workshop background, have experience in calibration and uncertainty of measurement methods, techniques and protocols.

Lab Manager Experience & Responsibilities:

Provide a timely and cost effective testing service for certification staff and external customers.

Manage the laboratory staff to ensure delivery of this service and their continued development and performance

Ensure the testing facility is operated safely and in accordance with H&S rules and regulations

Ensure testing equipment is fit for purpose, in calibration and maintained as necessary.

Develop new test equipment and procedures as necessary.

Prepare test, equipment, maintenance and safety procedures for the laboratory activities.

Take a lead in handling testing audits from UKAS and IECEx.

Provide training in testing and safe use of equipment for laboratory staff and certification of staff

Source, provide and carry out a calibration service in accordance with UKAS requirements.

Appointing and supervising contractors for Heating and Ventilation, Electrical, Mechanical, slinging and lifting and fire prevention equipment to comply with current legislation.

Laboratory Manager Benefits: Up to 10% annual bonus, immediate Health Cover, 4-8% Pension, Company Car

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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