Laboratory Manager

Job Title: Laboratory Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J900540_1560762158
Contact Name: Ben George
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 17, 2019 10:02

Job Description

Role: Laboratory Manager

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000

Russell Taylor Group has a fantastic opportunity for a Laboratory Manager to join our clients fast paced testing environment based in Cambridge. This is an excellent opportunity for a Team Leader / Supervisor to step up into a Lab Managers role or a Lab Manager looking for a new challenge. You will ideally come from the environmental testing industry, please apply within if of interest.


  • Deliver on Laboratory operational KPIs and ensure you team meet the minimum standards.
  • Organise daily duties and line management of the team.
  • Work to UKAS ISO 17025 and ensure this is kept to the highest standard.
  • Ensure all projects are completed on time and tested to the correct compliance.


  • Excellent knowledge of / hands on experience within analytical chemistry.
  • Experience of working in a line management or supervisory role within a fast paced, results driven environment with good communication and intermediate MS Office skills.
  • A degree level qualification or equivalent in a relevant science subject and previous experience of an environmental ISO17025 accredited laboratory.
  • Experience of working with one or more of ICP-MS/OES, IC, or HPLC instrumentation is desirable.
  • Experience of a Quality Management System, including root cause analysis on non-conformances and client communication on technical matters.
  • Relevant instrumentation experience & knowledge of analysis

Keywords: Laboratory Manager, Environmental testing, ISO 17025, UKAS, soil, ICP-MS, IC, HPLC

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