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Shift Supervisor - Cell Culture Lab

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick
  • Sector: Science
  • Date posted: 30/11/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH87448

Cell Culture Supervisor

Supervises the Process Sciences Lab Shift Team in conducting small scale laboratory studies as part of investigations or characterisation primarily of upstream unit operations.

  • Supervises and conducts the execution of primarily cell culture lab studies performed by the shift team.
  • Performs people management duties including time sheet submissions, scheduling of vacations, personnel development, training and performance evaluations etc.
  • Organizes shift duties and tasks based on study protocols and lab schedule.
  • Reviews and edits lab notebooks.
  • Maintains lab supplies and equipment.
  • Ensures that the highest safety and housekeeping standards are maintained.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong primary knowledge of recombinant protein cell culture techniques and methods.
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft applications such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint. Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of both regulatory and quality requirements and how such impacts decisions.
  • Strong decision-making skills.
  • Able to build trust and respect as a supervisor of people, with a priority for the development of staff.

Education and Experience:

  • Minimum of BSc in Biotechnology, Biochemistry or a related field with 5+ years relevant experience; may consider another discipline with added relevant experience.
  • Previous supervisory experience a distinct advantage.
  • Experience supervising shift organisations in the past would be advantageous.

Please contact Kathryn on 016455250 or email for additional information on this and other potential positions.

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