Laboratory Manager

Farmington, CT

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Looking for a position in the nutrition industry that will thrill and challenge you? Enjoy being a hands-on supervisor and motivator of others? Westaff is currently hiring a 1st shift laboratory manager for a nutrition product production facility that could be an incredible place for you to take the next steps in your career track! Receive a competitive salary between 80-90k annually for performing the following duties:


Laboratory Manager job requirements:

  • Managing the QC laboratory responsible for physical/chemical/microbial testing of incoming raw materials, in-process samples, finished products, and stability samples
  • Overseeing the stability program with the Stability Coordinator
  • Tracking all product testing in a timely fashion. Investigate all results to ensure accuracy and be able to troubleshoot if necessary
  • Researching and implementing optimal testing procedures and developing internal measurements. Introducing new equipment and techniques.
  • Reviewing, maintaining, and keeping up to date/accurate all lab-related documents and records. Servicing/supervising supply orders and monitoring all laboratory spending
  • Representing the laboratory in audits, tours, and meetings as required
  • Developing a commercialization road map for the laboratory
  • Leading efforts to achieve accreditation for ISO 17025:2017/

Job Requirements


  • Master's degree in chemistry, biology, or a related science with 5+ years FDA-regulated GMP environment working experience. (Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 10 years experience will also be considered.)
  • 3+ years of HPLC hands-on experience. Strong understanding of analytical chemistry and microbiology
  • 2+ years experience being a direct supervisor
  • Experience with LIMS system use and administration and experience implementing 3rd party certification


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