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Microbiology Lab Supervisor

Kelly Services
Desoto, TX 75115
**Laboratory** **Supervisor-10am-6pm Wed-Sun**



Kelly Scientific Resources is currently seeking a **Microbiology Laboratory Supervisor** for one of our top clients in the Dallas/Ft Worth geographical area of TX. This company is a consistent leader in its field and is highly respected for its third party testing lab services. This is a **full time** opportunity and all candidates that meet the requirements below are encouraged to apply.



**ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:**




+ Demonstrates and promotes the company vision

+ Regular attendance and punctuality

+ Assist the Business Unit Manager in managing daily operations of the microbiology department including scheduling, supervising, instructing, monitoring, and assisting in the performance of manual and instrumental analyses.

+ Perform timely and accurate analysis of samples to meet customer commitments. This includes, but is not limited to, sample preparation for analysis, sample analyses, data review and reduction, and providing data interpretation and opinions.

+ Has authority to execute a work stoppage in the event of a quality issue that would require the lab to stop operations until investigation gives assurance that work can begin.

+ Work with direct supervisor or director to commence work as a result of a work stoppage.

+ Use appropriate quality measures, which meet or exceed the standards, set by, government regulations, and company requirements, when performing assigned tasks.

+ Promote the company image through the exercising sound and ethical business practices as related to the public and our customers.

+ Understand and follow Quality System documents relevant to responsibilities, e.g., Quality Manual, Standard Operation Procedures (SOPs), and Test Methods.

+ Perform microbiological testing on client samples using appropriate instruments and techniques.

+ Troubleshoot equipment/instruments utilized and performs minor repairs. Coordinate major instrument repairs with repair person(s). Establish and implement procedures to ensure that assigned equipment is properly cleaned, calibrated/standardized, and adequate for the testing performed and is maintained in good working order. This includes maintaining equipment operating instructions, manuals, and required logbooks. Ensures all regulatory procedures pertaining to sample testing are followed correctly, if they are in normal course of work.

+ Maintain a neat and accurate record system; keeps accurate records of work performed on a daily basis and as needed for quality control results.

+ Assist laboratory staff in making sure that analytical work done under quality system requirements.

+ Review and evaluate test data generated within assigned area of responsibility for technical accuracy, as well as SOP and test method compliance. Perform and provide basic evaluation of statistical tests to determine the quality accuracy of data and report values.

+ Investigate to determine the cause of non-conformances that are identified, determine and implement corrective action; and follow-up to ensure that the corrective action resolved the problem.

+ Create and review reports.

+ Review applications, conduct interviews, and make hiring decisions for the position reporting to this position.

+ Train and document the training of assigned technical staff on test methods, formal SOPs, regulations, and laboratory policies/procedures applicable to area of responsibility.

+ Review annually the performance of personnel that report directly to this position and provide written reviews to the Business Unit Manager for approval.

+ Remain current on technical, industry, and business advancements and trends as suggested by the Business Unit Manager.

+ Maintain a perpetual state of readiness and willingness to respond to the queries and needs of clients, staff, and coworkers; assures that clients are kept informed and their needs are met.

+ Adhere to all pertinent company health, safety, and environmental regulations.

+ Perform bacterial/mold culture identifications as requested.

+ Perform other duties as assigned.

+ Conducts all activities in a safe and efficient manner



**MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:**




+ Bachelors degree plus 2-3 years laboratory experience; microbiology related experience required

+ 2-3 years of supervisory experience in a related field preferred.

+ Must be able to organize and lead laboratory personnel in a manner that reflects corporate goals and objectives and schedule workflow so as to optimize laboratory productivity and client satisfaction in a cost effective manner.



If you are interested in advancing your career with this opportunity, please apply online for immediate consideration.












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



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**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/nontraditional 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, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2019-10-14 Expires: 2019-12-14

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