Location South East England
Job type Temporary
Salary £37000 - £48000 per annum
Reference 28693
Date posted April 29, 2021
Maxxima are currently recruiting for an experienced Laboratory Shift Manager to fill a COVID 19 related role in the South East of England. 

The successful candidates will be experienced in managing large teams. The role operates on a shift pattern.


The pay rate for this Laboratory Shift Manager role is £37k to £48k per annum, depending on experience.


Requirements of this Laboratory Shift Manager vacancy:


  • Proven experience of managing people and dealing with employee relation issues effectively.
  • Experience of training and supervising staff.
  • Ability to deliver and record training in accordance with the organisation’s procedures.
  • Evidence of excellent communication and extensive team-working skills.
  • Experience within a microbiology or virology clinical diagnostic laboratory (DESIRABLE - BUT NOT ESSENTIAL)
  • Be flexible to work night shifts after a training period.


Responsibilities of this Laboratory Shift Manager vacancy: 

  • Provide end-to-end SARS-CoV-2 RNA testing daily process management (up to PCR plate preparation).
  • With the assistance of section supervisors, manage staff in the SARS-CoV-2 RNA testing laboratories during their shift.
  • Responsibility for the line management, training and development of section supervisors.
  • Accountable for overseeing the effective management and assessment of training and ongoing competency assessments of the laboratory staff in line with the organisations procedures.
  • Assist laboratory management in ensuring that compliance with organisational quality standards and H&S requirements are maintained.




If you are interested in this shift manager vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the biomedical science team today on 02077498282 – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?

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