OverviewAgropur cooperative Central Laboratory Manager Temporary in Montérégie, QC
Branch QC CA
Central Laboratory Manager
Enforces OHS programs within the laboratory; Financial acumen (budget planning and management, KPIs); Sits on management committees together with the Director…
Job Description Reporting to the Director of Quality Assurance Conformity & Regulatory Affairs, you shall set up the laboratory’s performance and quality guidelines. More specifically, the Central Laboratory Manager: Intervenes in regulatory matters, adheres to and ensures compliance with rules pertaining to hygiene, safety and environmental protection; Enforces OHS programs within the laboratory; Collaborates with inquiries into contaminations or product recalls; Plans and coordinates the various phases of the optimization and inquiry processes for the laboratory operations he is responsible for; Rolls out communication tools jointly with Agropur plants, in order to better grasp the plants’ operating needs based on the laboratory’s specializations; Looks after negotiation talks and supporting the laboratory’s collective bargaining agreement process; Drafts and validates budgets (operating and capital expenditures); Lends his support to queries about non-compliant products affecting plant operations; Sits on management committees together with the Director of Quality Assurance Conformity & Regulatory Affairs; Ensures the optimization and flexibility of the laboratory’s operations and competencies; Requirements Bachelor of Chemistry, Biochemistry or Microbiology, or similar extensive knowledge in various analytical techniques; Minimum five (5) years experience in a physicochemical and/or microbiology lab. Experience in the food sector would be an asset; Acute organizational and work prioritizing skills, self starter, rigorous and professional; Financial acumen (budget planning and management, KPIs); People skilled, able communicator and comfortable interacting with the various production sectors within the divisions; Very sound command of spoken and written French and English Team player and able to effectively convey advice and knowledge, and foster improvement ideas.
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Lévis, QC, CA
Posted on: 2015-09-23