Kelly Services Lab Supervisor in Chicago Heights, Illinois

Lab Supervisor – 2nd shift, Chicago Heights, IL

Kelly Scientific Resources has a Direct Hire opportunity for a 2nd shift Lab Supervisor at a food testing company in Chicago Heights, IL.

Lab Supervisor Duties:

  • Supervise shift microbiology testing operations; responsible for ensuring testing is conducted according to SOPs

  • 50% administrative duties and 50% hands-on microbiological test-related activites

  • Administrative duties include monitoring reports, conducting staff training, counseling, one-on-ones, and interviews for new staff as well as investigating customer complaints

  • Develop trainees and work with Laboratory Team Leads on how to develop junior staff

  • Train junior staff

  • Set work schedules for staff

  • Address unexpected issues that arise during 2nd shift operations

  • Oversee 10 direct reports

  • Maintain supplies and instrumentation for department operations

Lab Supervisor Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years demonstrated Supervisory/Leadership experience

  • 3-5 years overall related QC lab / laboratory testing experience

  • Prior experience training/counseling/hiring employees

  • Time management and organization skills are a must have

  • Work well under pressure/ ability to handle stress well

Additional Details:

  • Work schedule is 2nd shift, 2pm-10:30pm every other Saturday (Monday-Friday one week, Tuesday-Saturday the next). Includes holidays.

  • Salary range of $50K-$52K plus 3% bonus

  • Fast-paced, high volume lab

  • Internal growth opportunities available

  • Excellent benefits include 19 days of PTO

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