Operations Manager - Latis Scientific

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
week Commencing 20th May 2019
From £45,000 - £50,000 plus excellent benefits
Summary of vacancy

Join us as an Operations Manager. Latis Scientific develops its business by providing a premium technical service to their clients and by adding value where ever possible. Latis Scientific is a market leading provider of laboratory services.

Our strength is the high level of technical expertise and consultancy we offer all our customers and the quality of the science we perform.

Join us in the resource revolution.

We want to make our planet a better, greener place. And we’re making it happen. Across our business, little by little, day by day. We’re innovating to conserve resources; reduce landfill; and much more besides. We’re facing tomorrow’s challenges and looking them in the eye. Together, we have the power to bring change to the world. But we need a fantastic team to do it. We need you. 


About the role

What will I be doing?

  • Based at our Laboratory in Crayford and reporting into the General Manager, you will be responsible for the management and day to day running of the chemistry and microbiology laboratories.
  • You will be a strong people manager that can implement lean practices to increase production efficiency.

What are the requirements?

  • You will have a degree or equivalent in an appropriate scientific discipline ideally in applied chemistry or microbiology.
  • A strong supervisory background (ideally in a manufacturing or laboratory environment) is essential as well as an ability to motivate and develop staff.
  • You should be highly organised and a skilled negotiator with experience of Lean and process improvement. Knowledge of Laboratory Information System (LIMS) or application of relational databases as well as an understanding of applicable standards and best practices would be desirable.

Who we are

With a raft of benefits, family-friendly policies and excellent remuneration packages, there’s never been a better time to join Latis Scientific.

We are proud of our fantastic opportunities for personal growth and development as we continue to build and grow our forward thinking company and you could play a key part in our success.

A friendly and supportive place that you will love to work, we believe creativity, clear communication and our drive for excellence are the keys to our success. We also expect our people to be enthusiastic and responsible. If you share our thinking – and have the qualities we’re looking for – you could play a big part in our dedicated team.

Latis Scientific is an equal opportunities employer.

To find out more or apply, please complete the application form and attach your CV.

*No agencies please*

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