Environmental Laboratory Manager (Organics, QA/QC, LIMS, EPA, VOC, SVOC) in Springfield, MA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Environmental Laboratory Manager



(Organics, QA/QC, LIMS, EPA, VOC, SVOC)



To oversee an Environmental Analytical Laboratory that specializes in providing quality analytical data and exceptional customer. Offering a full range of analytical test methods for sediments, soils, sludge, solid waste, hazardous waste, drinking water, groundwater, industrial wastewater and plant and animal tissue. Supporting an Environmental Laboratory equipped with state-of-the-art technology for automate analysis deliverables, ensuring data accuracy, and versatile reporting



Environmental Laboratory Manager (Organics, QA/QC, LIMS, EPA, VOC, SVOC)



Responsibilities:




•         Lead environmental laboratory team, schedule, and train laboratory employees





•         Ensure adherence to highest quality and efficiency standards in laboratory operations





•         Oversee the day-to-day operations of the Semi volatile organic compounds (SVOC) and Volatile organic compounds (VOC) sections





•         Foster morale and teamwork





•         Responsible for coverage and performance of Organics, VOC, SVOC department staff





•         Responsible for the supervision, organization, and coordination of all technical activities of personnel within the principles of sound scientific endeavors, business economy, and the professional development of subordinate employees.





•         Assist and cross-train Lab Analysts in the performance of VOC and SVOC methods





•         Identify and implement improvements to the operational systems used





•         Resolve scheduling conflicts and ensure proper staffing levels are maintained





•         Perform data review and analysis as needed





•         Reports directly to lab director and update routinely on daily operations





•         Responsible for employee performance evaluations and career progression





•         Responsible for budget deviations and for explanation of significant deviations





•         Responsible for achieving departmental targeted turnaround time (TAT) benchmarks





•         Improve department processes that will drive efficiencies and innovation





•         Responsible for client inquiries regarding analyses performed





•         Understand and follow each Quality System document relevant to employment responsibilities, e.g., methods, SOPs, etc.  Propose changes to documents and approve documents when required





•         Ensure adherence to highest quality and efficiency standards in the department’s operations. Ensure coverage and performance in environmental lab.




 



Qualifications:




•         Bachelor's (BS) degree in Biology, Chemistry, or other related degree concentration, or equivalent directly-related experience. 30 credit + in CHEMISTRY





•         At least 5 yrs. of exp. in Environmental Organics laboratory technical leadership role





•         Semi volatile organic compounds (SVOCs) and Volatile organic compounds (VOCs).





•         Proven Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) skills, data flagging and LIMS





•         Knowledge of environmental laboratory testing methods and regulations





•         Strong leadership, initiative and teambuilding





•         Strong computer, scientific and organizational skills





•         Excellent communication and attention to detail





•         Ability to work independently and part of a team, self-motivation, adaptability and positive attitude





•         Must be able to work with people, negotiate, analyze problems, and translate company goals into actions necessary to achieve those goals.




KEYWORDS: Environmental, Analytical, Lab, Chemist, Analyst, EPA, GC, GCMS, GROUND WATER SAMPLING, LIMS, QA/QC, regulatory audits, Semi-Volatiles, SOIL, Soil Sampling, Surface Water Sampling, Volatiles, Water Testing, VOC, SVOC, Organics, analytical test methods for sediments, soils, sludge, solid waste, hazardous waste, drinking water, groundwater, industrial wastewater, Semi volatile organic compounds (SVOC) and Volatile organic compounds (VOC)

FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION email your resume to Eric Anderson at eanderson@apexlifesciences.com with 'Environmental Laboratory Manager' in the subject title.

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