Laboratory Supervisor - LC/MS / LC-MS/MS

Job Title: Laboratory Supervisor - LC/MS / LC-MS/MS
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: J909942_1631031133
Contact Name: Johnathan Miller
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2021 17:12

Job Description

Laboratory Supervisor - LC-MS / LC-MS/MS

Based in Bedfordshire

Salary will depend on experience

Benefits include Share Incentive scheme and the ability to buy up to 5 additional holidays

Our client, a major multinational company are looking to appoint a Laboratory Supervisor to oversee the work of up to 15 staff within their Liquid Chromatography Laboratory - covering LC-MS, LC-MS/MS as well as additional techniques including Ion Chromatography (IC) and HPLC.

The lab is a fast paced environment where you will be analysing a wide range of substances across multiple sectors on behalf of the company's clients.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years experience in operating, troubleshooting and method development of LC-MS/MS test methods.

The client offers excellent opportunities for career advancement. Please apply now to be considered!


  • Manage staff and workloads to maximise output and meet customer requirements.
  • Responsible for technical performance of all methods within the Section, ensuring that all methods are fit for purpose.
  • Responsible for the development, optimisation and validation of methods for analysis of a range of trace and ultra-trace environmental contaminants in complex matrices.
  • Provides technical oversight for the Section, providing technical guidance to staff working within the Section.
  • Provide a horizon scanning function for emerging technologies, methodologies and analytical requirements that can ensure differentiation from other laboratories and which make a material impact on the profitability of the business.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Excellent technical knowledge and understanding of Liquid Chromatography-based techniques.
  • Developed and validated testing methods using LC-based techniques, ideally to ISO17025 or similar.
  • Proven experience of working in a high throughput laboratory with short turnaround times
  • Experience of managing people and processes to deliver to agreed outcomes
  • Experience in the environmental, water or food sectors.

For further details and to apply please contact Johnathan Miller at Russell Taylor.

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