Laboratory Team Lead

Job Overview

Are you an experienced Lab Team Lead/Supervising Technician ready to take the next step in your career with a company that offer excellent promotional opportunities?

Are you an enthusiastic and resilient Lab professional qualified to cert/diploma level?

Are you a customer focused and metric focused Lab Tech Supervisor who believe that great things are achieved by the team working towards a common goal?

If so this is the job that you have been waiting for!

FANTASTIC working environment, this company operate in a really interesting sector and work with some massive blue-chip clients globally.

My client have been present in East Cork for over 30 years and offer competitive salary doe, bonus, pension, healthcare, life assurance and educational assistance. They also provide a fantastic culture where innovation and new ideas are actively promoted and place a high emphasis in creating a work environment where people can perform to the highest level.

Having met with this company a number of times in the last 4 years I can genuinely vouch for the fact that you will be working in a very friendly and teamwork orientated work environment in a location that's very commutable from East Cork, West Waterford, Cork City & South Tipperary.

Reporting to the Quality Manager as Laboratory Team Lead /Supervising Technician you will come from a manufacturing background, have strong organizational skills, enthusiasm, willingness to learn and be a team player.

Day to day some of the key elements of the Lab Team Lead job will include:

  • Lead and work as part of a Laboratory Team in a facility with complex repair and coating


  • Establishes company quality strategies and standards and ensures all areas

within the company comply with the recognised systems and procedures.

  • Assist in the development and implementation of a quality strategy in the Laboratory,

and other associated areas that delivers measurable value for the business by generating
process improvements, building customer and client satisfaction, and improving profitability.

  • Compile and analyse operational, test and validation data to establish technical pecifications and performance standards for new designed or modified products and

  • Develop staff on new quality initiatives and assists in the understanding and rollout of quality initiatives across departments/site.

  • Develop policies and procedures to ensure the quality of work in all laboratory relateddisciplines.

  • Assist in ensuring that the Quality System conforms to recognised local and internationalquality standards such as ISO9000, EASA, FAA, IAA and NADCAP.

  • Co-ordinate the processing and testing of components through the laboratory in a timely manner, providing feedback as applicable

  • Liaise with external bodies with regard to Environmental aspects

  • Supervise all aspects of Waste Treatment, including but not limited to calibration, general processes, compliance with Environmental aspects.
  • Highlight and make recommendations with regards to operational aspects of Waste Treatment area.

  • Keep abreast of new technologies in the Laboratory and Waste Treatment areas, recommending improvements to existing practices

  • Control all consumables in the Laboratory, recommending improvements as applicable


Have 3+ years in a Lab environment within manufacturing and hold a cert/diploma in applied science or equivalent.

Ideally you will have some supervisory/team leading experience, be a process driven team player and have excellent communication skills

SEM/EDX experience is advantageous but not a must have for the Lab Team lead job

Then don't delay and apply today

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