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Shift Supervisor - Cell Culture Lab

  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Limerick
  • Sector: Science
  • Date posted: 05/03/2018
  • Job reference: J382648A

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Our client, a global bio-pharmaceutical manufacturing company in Ireland's south-west, are recruiting for a Shift Supervisor (Cell Culture Lab) to be a part of their growing team.

The successful candidate will be tasked with supervising the Process Sciences Lab Shift Team in conducting small scale laboratory studies as part of investigations or characterisation primarily of upstream unit operations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Supervise and conducts the execution of primarily cell culture lab studies performed by the shift team.
  • Perform people management duties including time sheet submissions, scheduling of vacations, personnel development, training and performance evaluations etc.
  • Organise shift duties and tasks based on study protocols and lab schedule.
  • Review and edits lab notebooks.
  • Maintain lab supplies and equipment.
  • Ensure 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.

This is an opportunity to join a select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry.

For further information please contact Dominic on 01 645 5254 or at

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