Job Description - Deputy Laboratory Manager
Reporting to the Laboratory Manager, the purpose of the Deputy Laboratory Manager is to act as a support function to the overall Laboratory operations at Quell Therapeutics.
This is a crucial role in the support of a multitude of research teams to achieve Quell’s end goals. The position has much scope to be able to develop over time and as such are looking for hard-working and motivated individuals with a passion for Laboratory management.
Maintain equipment through routine checks and arranging servicing
Liaising with service engineers and facilities staff
Assist in maintaining high standards of lab procedures and training
Procurement and stock of lab consumables
Support development and draft of SOPs, risk assessments, guidelines and other lab documentation
Identify and test ways of streamlining lab processes and ways of working
Act as cover for Lab Manager
4+ years lab experience as a Lab / Research technician
Some experience of lab management
BSc or MSc in a biological sciences subject
Experience of lab procurement and stock management
Experience of writing lab documentation (SOP’s, risk assessments etc)
Ability to plan, prioritise and organise a dynamic workload to effectively support the lab teams.
H&S Qualification (IOSH, NEBOSH or Biosafety Practitioner)
Knowledge and understanding of immunology, flow cytometry, mammalian cell culture and / or molecular biology
Knowledge of LEAN systems such as Kanban, 5S.
Experience working within a smaller, fast-paced Biotech / industrial setting