Analytical Lab Director in Redmond, WA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 11/7/2018

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    Redmond, WA
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Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is looking for a Analytical Lab Director for a industry-leading contract testing facility located in Redmond, WA. This is a high level, permanent opportunity with one of the fastest growing labs in the western United States. Please see below and apply if interested!

Note that those with a PhD in Chemistry are highly encouraged to apply, and that relocation assistance may be provided for the right candidate.



  • Review all SOPs and QA documents to ensure scientific validity of methods

  • Field questions from the laboratory and QA teams and assist with resolving various laboratory issues

  • Offer suggestions regarding best practices for continued validity of results

  • Stay up to date on state testing requirements.

  • Review data in the LIMS system, as needed.

  • Perform periodic proficiency tests and demonstrations of competency on lab personnel, as needed

  • Respond to customer inquiries.

  • Ensure client confidentiality.

  • Some travel to other labs,  as needed (in California, minimal)

  • Other assigned duties.


  • B.S. in a life sciences discipline (Chemistry / Biological Sciences preferred)

  • Experience with test method validation in the context of lab management (2 years minimum)

  • Experience in LC and GC with MS

  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated customer service skills

  • Public speaking/presenting experience

  • Proven comfortability interacting with a diverse audience.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office/Google Docs 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178.