Chemistry Laboratory Manager

On Application
25 Sep 2018
04 Feb 2019
R & D , Chemistry
Contract Type

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Reporting to the Chemistry Manager, the Chemistry Laboratory Supervisor will be responsible for the day to day supervision and performance of the Chemistry Laboratory onsite. In this role, you are also responsible for all routine testing of finished products and stability. You will ensure that the Laboratory operates in compliance with relevant regulatory requirements and company quality, safety, customer service and cost standards.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Supervision of laboratory technicians
  • Driving delivery of the departmental and company objectives and goals
  • Delivering monthly team briefings and attend meetings as required
  • Ensuring all laboratory / company procedures in relation to training are followed
  • Planning and co-ordination of work in order to meet company requirements
  • Maintenance of laboratory systems including general upkeep, services, waste management and stock control


Desired experience and qualifications:

  • A third-level degree qualification in a relevant science discipline, preferably Chemistry
  • Experience working within the Pharmaceutical industry in a Chemistry Laboratory setting
  • Previous experience within a Laboratory Supervisor position
  • Ability to work with a high degree of autonomy
  • A “ can do” attitude and genuine enthusiasm for driving improvements 
  • A positive mindset of Safety First  


If you are interested in applying for this role please call Nicola on +353 1 2784671 or email

Thornshaw Scientific Recruitment is a leading Irish provider of specialist Scientific Recruitment. Part of the CPL Group.