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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15412627
  • Client ID:RI/AM16485
  • Posted on:06-DEC-2018
  • Location:WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Technical Services Analytical Team Leader - County Waterford.

Job Purpose:

Prioritising and co-ordinating the execution of Technical Services Analytical activities in line with department and company requirements

Core Responsibilities:

1. Assist the Technical Services Manager in achieving company goals
2. Day to day scheduling of laboratory activities
3. Working in real time by ensuring the laboratory work in progress is kept to a minimum.
4. Timely close out of deviations and/or investigations.
5. Assist with the timely completion of data reviewing as required.
6. To identify training requirements and training of Chemists and organise training as required.
7. To participate in all relevant training to ensure personal training plan is up to date.
8. To test and analyse in a timely & efficient manner.
9. To calibrate and check calibrations of laboratory instrumentation as required.
10. Take responsibility for issues as they arise and elevating them where necessary.
11. Timely and complete handover of documentation and work in progress.
12. Reporting on results via correct documentation in real time.
13. To draft procedures, protocols, reports and company documentation as required.
14. To ensure that all work carried out is in compliance with the required standards conforming to company, cGxP, SOPs, regulatory regulations and guidelines, safety and environmental guidelines.
15. Adhere to all good housekeeping practices
16. To identify and make recommendations for improvements as part of a team within or outside the department in order to ensure continuous improvement.
17. Representing the Technical Services department at internal meetings and communications with customers.
18. Plan all external laboratory testing, ensuring all testing is completed on time in full.
19.Recruit, train, manage and develop team
20.Liaise with relevant departments for the timely execution of company projects, including deficiency responses, process validations and new product introductions

Minimum Qualifications & Experience sought:

Relevant third level qualification
At least 5 years' previous relevant experience

Analytical techniques

Operation of laboratory instrumentation
Computer Skills to include MS office, ECDL certification an advantage
Proven time management skills
People management skills
Planning & organising
Project management, knowledge of MS project
Technical writing skills.

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