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Quality Lab Supervisor - Environmental Monitoring

Bloomington, IN 47402

Posted: 06/19/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire/Perm Job Category: Quality and Compliance Job Number: 609089 Is job remote?: No Country: United States

Job Description

Target Pay Rate: 90-100k **salary will be commensurate with experience 

Job Description:

The Microbiology Supervisor leads the daily operations of a Microbiology functional department or quality system.  The supervisor serves as the leader of their respective area, and is a critical member of the Microbiology leadership team.

What you'll do:
  • Acts as the Supervisor for their respective sub-department.
  • Provides guidance, support, direction and leadership to Quality Technicians and Quality Lab Associates through positive interactions with all personnel during daily operations.
  • Prioritizes workloads and assigns duties/shift requirements based on company needs.
  • Interviews, hires, coaches, and develops staff. Conducts annual performance reviews for all direct reports. Assist in setting performance objectives and development plans.
  • Sets local departmental policy and goals, and implement plans and systems to meet those goals.
  • Participates in the Microbiology leadership team to build systems and set goals and policy for the Microbiology department.
  • Participates in audits and as part of cross-functional teams with other Baxter departments and facilities as the SME (Subject Matter Expert) of the department supervised.
  • Writes and reviews investigations for out of level results, and other microbiology related investigations as appropriate.
  • Performs statistical analysis of data and evaluates the area supervised for microbiological trends and responds appropriately.


What you'll bring:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a physical science required, preferably in Microbiology.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Quality
  • Previous leadership experience preferred.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to effectively interact with and influence stakeholders at all levels. Demonstrated ability to lead collaborative initiatives, train users, and promote a culture of continuous learning and excellence.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook and the ability to use enterprise software (examples include: JDE, BPLM, Pilgrim, Trackwise, etc.)


Physical / Safety Requirements:
  • Must be able to gown qualify for Grade A/B area.
  • The position sometimes requires extended periods of standing.
  • Must be able to wear applicable Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Position may require handling laboratory chemicals.
  • Duties may require overtime work, including nights and weekends
  • Use of hands and fingers to manipulate office equipment is required
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