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Laboratory/Department Manager (Environmental) - Phoenix, AZ

Kelly Services
Phoenix, AZ 85067
**Laboratory/Department Manager (Environmental) - Phoenix, A** Z



We have an exciting opportunity for a **Laboratory/Department Manager (Environmental)** to work in the Environmental Testing field with one of our top clients in Phoenix, AZ.



**Summary:**



The Laboratory Manager is is responsible for the overall operations of a specific laboratory area. These responsibilities include but are not limited to meeting client satisfaction goals, managing the human resources within the department, and ensuring health and safety and quality assurance plan compliance. Serves as a technical resource to department employees, as well as Project Managers, sales personnel, and clients. Make recommendations to laboratory management in regard to process improvements.



**Duties and Responsibilities:**




+ Develops and monitors group analysis schedules based on current and projected workloads and staffing.

+ Accountable to meet On Time Delivery goal of greater than 90% within department.

+ Responsible for the consistent and proper use of backlog training and update process.

+ Supervises analyses on potentially hazardous samples.

+ Reviews and interprets results from samples analyzed.

+ With quality control, determines acceptable corrective actions for the nonconformance occurring within his/her group.

+ Interviews and evaluates candidates for job openings within area of responsibility.

+ Initiates improvements to procedures process, work methods, equipment performance and quality of service.

+ Responsible for upholding and enforcing Company policies, including but not limited to, Quality, Safety, Standard Operating Procedures, Ethics, and Harassment.

+ Develops and reviews standard operating procedures for the group, as needed, to address new or revised analytical methods.

+ Acts as problem solver for unique technical situations, making recommendations on data acceptability.

+ Communicates department issues and provides status reports to Laboratory Management.

+ Recommends process improvements to improve efficiency.

+ Sets standards for and monitors productivity within the group.

+ Responsible for controlling costs within the group.

+ Conducts subordinate annual formal performance evaluations, goals and development.

+ Responsible for maintenance of inventory within his/her group.

+ Monitors subordinates work daily to ensure both satisfactory productivity as well as compliance.

+ May prepare and analyze samples for analysis based on method requirements.

+ May upload data files to reporting system.

+ May review data produced in assigned department and authorizes its release.

+ Responsible for upholding and enforcing Company policies, including but not limited to, Quality, Safety, Standard Operating Procedures, Ethics, and Harassment.

+ Expected to champion Health & Safety and assume ownership for the safety of those employees within her/his responsibility.

+ Participates in subordinates career planning process, evaluations, and training. Initiates actions leading to their professional development (targeted training, temporary job assignments, etc.)

+ Interprets company, divisional and laboratory policies and procedures to subordinates.

+ Trains subordinates on work procedures.

+ Recommends or initiates personnel actions such as promotions, transfers, bonus distribution, disciplinary measures or termination actions.



**Minimum Requirements:**




+ Bachelors Degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related life science field

+ 5-6 years experience in analytical chemistry with 2-3 years experience of supervising preferred

+ 1-2 year experience with gas chromatography, gas chromatography/mass spectrometry, atomic absorption, ICP, and instrument specific data systems



**Questions? Contact Kevin at kevin.lau@kellyscientific.com** or **call at 623-688-2142**




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire talented people just like you. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills and interestsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background/education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get you noticed.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/non-traditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2020-09-28 Expires: 2020-11-28

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Laboratory/Department Manager (Environmental) - Phoenix, AZ

Kelly Services
Phoenix, AZ 85067

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