Thermo Fisher Scientific Laboratory Supervisor in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, and you’ll be valued and recognized for your performance. With talented managers and inspiring coworkers to support you, you’ll find the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.

Division Information

The Anatomical Pathology Division (APD) offers a complete line of anatomical pathology instruments and consumables from specimen collection to diagnosis. Product reach is mainly to Pathology labs in a hospital setting, but also used in independent labs and the research and academia markets. APD`s collaborative team of employees are delivering critical answers and strive to provide Pathology labs a more efficient, safe and productive environment. The group has it’s headquarter in Kalamazoo MI, with manufacturing sites domestically in Kalamazoo, MI and Portsmouth, NH

How will you make an impact?

The individual selected for this position will provide technical applications support in our Slides and Specialty Glass business, focusing on the changing needs of our customers, as well as improved internal methodology for product quality assurance.

What will you do?

  • Supervise laboratory technicians including time and attendance, performance management, and objective prioritization

  • Support existing customers with applications and technical expertise

  • Assist engineering with product validation and process troubleshooting

  • Support quality engineering with performing root cause analysis of non-conformances

  • Evaluate, interpret and make decisions regarding test results utilizing detailed knowledge of Anatomical Pathology laboratory procedures and practices

  • Perform computerized data entry of all work performed and generate reports as required

  • Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot delicate computerized laboratory equipment

  • Monitor and maintain laboratory operations and performance in compliance with safety and environmental regulations and other applicable requirements

  • Develop and evaluate laboratory methodologies, protocols and techniques, documenting and providing training as appropriate

How will you get here?

  • Bachelors degree in Chemistry or Biology or equivalent

  • HT or HTL ASCP registry or equivalent

  • Preferred minimum of 10 years experience in a laboratory setting with a preferred minimum of 5 years in a supervisory role

  • Knowledge of ISO 13485 or FDA medical device regulations is helpful

  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills

  • Self starter, disciplined problem solver with essential analytical skills

  • Ability to work independently and in cross-functional teams

  • Knowledge of and experience with proper application of laboratory operational standards

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