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Lab Manager

  • Sector: Science & Pharma
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  • Job Ref: 22647

Our client, a global healthcare leader, is seeking a Lab Manager on an initial 18month contract to join their R&D team in Galway. As a Lab Manager, you will support novel diagnostic assay development by managing the clinical specimen biosafety laboratory. You will have expertise in clean room/BSL3 lab environment and policy implementation.

Responsibilities (Full job description available on request):

  • Maintain BSL2 and BSL3 grade lab environment and ensure compliance with regulatory standards.

  • Procure, validate, and maintain laboratory equipment, overseeing repairs and service coordination.

  • Coordinate shipping and receipt of samples/kits in collaboration with cross-functional teams.

  • Implement biobank strategy, including software management and maintenance.

  • Ensure lab facility is compliant with Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) regulations.

  • Implement and maintain remote monitoring capabilities for critical equipment.

  • Support staff training and ensure compliance with biosafety procedures.

Ideal background:

  • 5+ years of experience managing a biosafety facility or clean room environment.

  • Bachelor’s degree in science or a related discipline.

  • Expert knowledge of laboratory health and safety protocols.

  • Advanced knowledge of scientific principles, laboratory equipment, and research techniques.

  • Experience in biobank management is advantageous.

  • Proficiency in technical writing for lab documentation.

  • Ability to build strong cross-functional relationships.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Sarah Flynn

+353 719108060