Laboratory Manager

Laboratory managers need to ensure that laboratories are fully supplied so that scientists can run their tests and experiments. Some specialize in the management of laboratory animals.

Laboratory Manager Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Laboratory Manager to join our team.


  • Assist in or perform basic analytical tests from well-defined standards and procedures as required by operational considerations;
  • Lead the laboratory team overseeing all laboratory operations and functions;
  • Ensure that all analyses are evaluated and completed in accordance with established laboratory requirements;
  • Act as a mentor for laboratory staff;
  • Support the analytical needs of the Operations Team for all activities related to fermentation and production;
  • Prepare product development or client services proposals, associated documentation and final reports for product development or client projects;
  • Other duties as required;
  • Submit performance improvement initiatives and drive efficiencies and continuous improvement within the laboratory operation;
  • Responsible for renewal and maintenance of CA (DHS) licensure; CLIA Certificate of Accreditation and Joint Commission Accreditation;
  • Act as a member of the Log10 Food Safety team;
  • Coordinate with the Operations Manager to maintain laboratory equipment and ensure repairs are reported and conducted on a timely basis;
  • Lead or assist in the development of laboratory procedures & documentation;
  • Demonstrates accountability in knowledge of and compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures;
  • Enhances professional growth, development and knowledge;
  • Responsible for the laboratory enrollment in an approved proficiency testing program for all tests performed in the hospital.


  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus;
  • GC/MS;
  • Familiar with Cannabis Analytical Lab Techniques;
  • Tuition reimbursement;
  • LC/MS/MS;
  • Must be able to pass a drug screen;
  • BA or Associates required;
  • ISO Lab Requirements;
  • At least 2 years of Lab Management experience preferred;
  • PTO accrual beginning Day 1;
  • Enhances professional growth, development and knowledge;
  • Analytical Experience in the following areas;
  • Must be able to pass a background check;
  • HPLC;
  • Demonstrates accountability in knowledge of and compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures.