Lab Manager in Calgary AB

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Lab Manager
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Calgary AB
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QA/Lab Manager
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Our client is a leading food company looking to bring on board a Lab Manager in the Calgary, AB area.

What we are looking for you to do:

  • Supervise laboratory operations to maintain quality, efficiency and turnaround time on lab work.
  • Ensures timely and accurate responses to customer questions or concerns to maintain our high level of customer service.
  • Serves as the hiring manager for the laboratory. Ensure that all personnel receive timely reviews and have promotional and/or professional development goals.
  • Responsible for the laboratory financials to ensure profitability
  • Works with Laboratory team to be ISO 17025 compliant and ensure that the Corporate Quality Management System is correctly employed.
  • Ensures the laboratory is clean, sanitary, well organized and that building/equipment maintenance operations are performed.
  • Ensure the lab maintains the Laboratory Safety Program at all times
  • Supervise non-routine projects per client request and as assigned
  • Maintain a high degree of technical competence by reading scientific journals, attending professional workshops, and being aware of food industry issues and trends
  • Periodically review and visually audit laboratory staff to ensure compliance with methods
  • Communicate directly with clients on laboratory capability, results, pricing, and related topics
  • Travel is required (30%)

The Ideal Candidate Will Have:

  • BS required, MS degree in Microbiology, Chemistry, Food Technology, or related field technical procedures, or governmental regulations
  • 5+ years’ leadership experience in a lab environment

What we will offer:

  • An attractive salary, and healthcare package
  • An amazing opportunity to grow your career with an industry leader


If you are someone that is ideal for this position and have a passion to be part of a high potential food company please submit your resume in Microsoft Word format – and don’t forget to include your accomplishments and achievements on your resume! We look forward to hearing from you.

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