o Implementing and maintaining all Plant, Corporate, State, and Federal requirements for the lab and plant as aÂ whole.
o Maintaining all certifications in the lab
o Supervising 20+ Lab Technicians to ensure proper procedure, training, and all policies are being followed
o Maintaining, calibrating, and validating lab equipment
o Maintaining, updating, and creating procedures and forms
o Collecting, analyzing, and reporting lab data to other departments, upper management, and regulatory agencies
o Communicating and handling issues that arise in the lab and in general
o Managing complex and dynamic situations while maintaining a safe and best work environment
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
This includes the following, and other duties may be assigned:
- Bachelor of Science Degree; or equivalent experience in the field of chemistry, microbiology, or quality assurance
- Knowledge of Applicable Federal and local GMP, Quality, and Food Safety regulations; Computer Office System, including word processing and spreadsheet software (Access, Excel, Word, Prism,)
- Experience in leading people, dealing with complex situations and dynamic environments, process controls, problem solving, and continuous improvement.