lab manager in bangor

job type
temp to perm
US$ 80,000 per hour
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bangor, pennsylvania
job category
Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical
job type
temp to perm
US$ 80,000 per hour
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job description

Job Title: Laboratory Manager

Position Description

  • The Laboratory Manager is responsible to manage and direct the day-to-day activities of the laboratory division.

Position Responsibilities

  • Ensures that there are metrics established to monitor performance and expectations of the Quality Control Unit.
  • Reports on performance and metrics for each analyst and work performed.
  • Ensures that all finished goods testing is performed in a timely manner and with accuracy to support the release of a finished product.
  • Performs laboratory investigation when necessary based on the outcome of testing performed.
  • Ensures raw material testing for approval and supply chain management is performed, documented and communicated to the appropriate departments as needed.
  • Communicates with multiple departments to maintain the priorities necessary for project completion and reports the results of testing as necessary.
  • Responsible for managing the activities of the analytical staff in a cGMP QC laboratory environment
  • Direct the quality control laboratory activities to plan and establish work schedules, assignments and prioritizations to achieve expectations for quality control.
  • Ensures that all Quality Control Analysts understand their daily tasks and projects to ensure accurate and effective completion of their tasks in a timely manner.
  • Support laboratory staff and inventory to ensure all tools are available for staff to complete workload.
  • Develop, maintain and communicate all applicable SOP's (Standard Operating Procedures) as related to Quality Control and company's quality policies.
  • Ensures Quality Control Staff maintains proper record keeping, calibration, and repair of analytical instruments and laboratory supplies to ensure compliance with GLP and GMP
  • Maintains a competent staff through training, development, motivation and performance management.
  • Maintains employee training records and documentations
  • Maintain all housekeeping, regulatory and GMP requirements
  • Other duties may be assigned as deemed appropriate by management.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelors of Science degree in Science or related field
  • 3-5 years previous quality laboratory manager experience in a fast-paced regulated manufacturing environment preferred.
  • Must possess excellent communication (oral and written), organizational, and interpersonal skills with the ability to multitask while working under restrictive timelines.
  • Must be proficient with MS Office applications
  • Prior experience working in a cGMP/GLP environment required
  • Solid critical thinking skills and ability to create new, innovative ways to handle the quality function
  • Ability to maintain absolute confidentiality at all times and in all situations


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401K Plan with Company Match
  • Life and AD&D Insurance

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.