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When you join the Albemarle team, you contribute to a better tomorrow. You will play a role in powering many of the world’s largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. We are putting innovation to work to improve people’s lives and we want YOU to be a part of it.
The laboratory provides an analytical testing service to support the requirements of various processes and stakeholders operating within the site. Analytical data generated by the laboratory supports operations by facilitating process control and plant performance monitoring, environmental and compliance monitoring and through the evaluation of final product quality conformance to promote product sell through.
The Laboratory Team Leader role will provide technical support to the Laboratory through the provision of technical expertise and mentoring of team members to ensure reliable and accurate analytical results are generated within agreed and specified turnaround times.
KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Provision of leadership and technical support to team members through mentoring to promote self-management and independent problem-solving capabilities
Drive method development and validation activities
Ability to produce both quality and technical documentation
Evaluate the acceptability of analytical results in areas of responsibility and assume approved signatory responsibilities
Ensure quality assurance within the Laboratory is consistently maintained in accordance with ISO/IEC 17025 requirements
Effectively communicate all information to relevant stakeholders and team members at all times
Work Experience Requirements
5 – 10 years laboratory experience
Sound knowledge through the application of various analytical techniques for example but not limited to ICP-AES, GF-AAS, XRF, PSD and classical techniques
Well- developed leadership skills including high level communication, coaching, influencing and negotiation skills
Demonstrated laboratory system development experience
Working knowledge of Laboratory health and safety requirements and expectations
Working knowledge of ISO/IEC 17025 requirements
Supervisory experience highly desirable
Production plant processing experience highly desirable
Tertiary qualification in Science and/ or Chemistry or a related discipline
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