Physical / Metrology Laboratory Manager

Job Title: Physical / Metrology Laboratory Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheshire, England
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-02-15
Reference: BH-99668
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 15, 2019 09:38

Job Description

Physical / Metrology Laboratory Manager – Healthcare – Cheshire – Permanent

A new role has arisen for an experienced Laboratory Manager to lead the Physical Testing and Metrology Laboratories of an international healthcare company based in Cheshire. The company develop a range of combination drug delivery devices and are hiring this role due to significant investment and site expansion.

Physical / Metrology Laboratory Manager Responsibilities

  • Management of a team of 10 Scientists and Senior Scientists to oversee the development of tests and procedures to characterise and validate medical devices
  • Managing outsources services and contract manufacturing as well as tech transfers
  • Managing internal and external stakeholder expectations
  • Ensuring maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment is carried out
  • Overseeing the design and validation of bespoke physical test methods
  • Management of CAPEX and OPEX laboratory budgets
Physical / Metrology Laboratory Manager Requirements

  • Degree or equivalent in a chemical or physical science / engineering discipline
  • Experience managing a laboratory responsible for physical and metrological testing
  • A good knowledge of GMP or GLP regulatory requirements
  • A good knowledge of a range of physical or metrology tests such as torsional, compression, destructive/non-destructive, CMM, optical measurements etc
In return you can expect a competitive salary and package as well as the opportunity to work in a fast paced environment and state of the art facility.