As the Assistant Laboratory Manager, take on a transformative role, supervising all lab operations to ensure maximum output and quality. You will serve as the primary point of contact with executives, departments, clients, suppliers, and service providers. Take a deep dive into financial accountability, performance and staff development. Manage chargeable orders and spearhead continuous improvement projects. Your influence also extends to upholding the highest standards of quality and maximising production efficiency. Lead the charge in arranging, coordinating, and managing production to guarantee maximum effectiveness. This exciting position provides an opportunity to truly impact a state-of-the-art laboratory setting. Take advantage of this chance to serve as our assistant laboratory manager and accompany us in our quest for greatness!

Duties and responsibilities:
  • Serve as a contact point for the laboratory with the customer and the company’s Production Department to address day-to-day issues.
  • Monitor staff to ensure adherence to standard operating procedures and protocols with special emphasis on procedures put in place to avoid cross-contamination and exposure of samples to undesired temperatures or to potential contaminants.
  • Review the previous day’s production records with staff daily.
  • Address issues and review plans for the day accordingly.
  • Monitor laboratory logistics including check-in times.
  • Manage staff to ensure they are utilizing time correctly, and efficiently, and are working together or individually as needed to finish required tasks on each shift.
  • Conduct periodical evaluation of inventory and handle inventory resupply orders.
  • Reconcile packing slips/invoices/POs for supplies, equipment, and services and submit them to the Laboratory Manager for approval.
  • Fill in for laboratory technicians as needed during unforeseen staff shortages.
  • Provide on-call remote support to laboratory staff during operational hours not on-site.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Laboratory Manager.
Education and qualifications
  • Secondary or higher Laboratory Education
  • 1 year minimum experience as a lab technician
  • English, both written and verbal
  • Able to communicate in an effective and professional way
  • Technical skills Computer literate
  • Willing to travel
Motivation and competencies
  • Hands-on, delivering results and target focused
  • Team player, working efficiently
  • Feel co-ownership of the laboratory
  • Able to motivate people
  • Accurate and analytical
  • Flexible and stress resistant
  • Cultural awareness
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