Permanent Laboratory Coordinator
£25,000 - £30,000 P/A depending on experience
Co-ordination of the laboratory function through effective interpersonal skills, communication, planning and standard setting.
Ensure laboratory accreditation standards by ensuring methods and procedures are adhered to and amending methods where appropriate
Manage QA budget and compliance to AOP and identify cost saving opportunities for the department –Ensure that proficiency schemes are maintained
Achieve compliance at all external audits and accreditation
To monitor all first production runs of any “change” ensuring that products are produced to the right standard
Proactively educate and train all operators in the key quality tests.
Monitor and trend micro results, investigate failures / trends
Ensure testing schedule is achieved
Participate actively in operations projects to ensure Quality is a key consideration to the project to deliver required results
Liaise with customers, suppliers and 3rd parties on all visits and audits
What we`re looking for
Knowledge and experience of working within FMCG laboratory environment
Knowledge and experience of quality systems and processes
Previous involvement and exposure to audits with external bodies and customers, particularly laboratory accreditation.
Effective communicator & thoroughly professional at all times, especially when dealing with customers.
Good team-worker, prepared to help others & capable of detailed examination of information to ensure its accuracy
What we can offer you
Full time hours
Pension scheme after probationary period
If this position isn’t for you but you know of someone who is looking for new role then we offer a referral fee of £200 for anyone who completes 3 months. Call or email us for more information.