Lab Manager (JP4676)

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Date Posted: 09-25-2018
Job Title:  Lab Manager (JP4676)
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 2 Years 
Business Unit: Strategic Planning & Program Leadership
3Key Consulting Inc. is looking for a Lab Manager with 2-3 years experience in Lab Operations or lab based experience. This role is strategic role and the candidate must have experience in being able to provide metrics, gather data, manipulate the data and report the data. 

The incumbent will be responsible for: 
  • Managing Capital equipment and specialized supply purchasing 
  • Being an IS Tactical Lead helping manage PC, Software, Connectivity issues
  • Instrument data management 
  • Operational Excellence Projects 
  • Equipment management / ownership e.g. CEMS freezers and incubators 
  • Training in safety and lab processes 
  • Entering and tracking Work Orders
  • Maximo AAE updates 
  • Supply management 
  • The position is Onsite M-F and this is a Lab based role. Normal core hours of 9-3 PM, but the manager is flexible. 

Basic Minimum Qualifications: 
  • Scientific lab equipment knowledge - must have an operational understanding of it
  • Organizational expertise
  • Openly and confidently be able to communicate with lab staff/ scientists
  • Experience managing a Lab in any capacity
  • Have an understanding of processes in a lab and can facilitate the different processes in the lab.
Must Have Skill Sets:
  • Experience in Project Management
  • Ability to provide metrics - gather data, manipulate data and report the data 
  • Experience in Budgeting
Day to Day Responsibilities:
  • Support all administrative lab needs: purchasing, entering WOs, safety, etc.  
  • Interface with scientists and ISPs on a daily basis 
  • Reporting metrics – provide metrics, gather data, manipulate the data and report the data. 
  • Work order support for all ISPs (LAMP, JLL, etc.)
  • Issue escalation/ resolution (maintenance, repairs, facility, etc.) 
  • Cold Storage Program support - Support asset move/add/ change (facility walks, EIC, EHSS Change control support, work order support)
Employee Value Proposition:
This role is multi-faceted, you will have a lot of freedom in the work you will be doing. This is a high visibility role, you will build relationships helping scientists resolve issues. This is a very gratifying role, you will be able to see metrics and the value you provided.
Interview Process:
Phone screen and then about 3 In-person interviews.   
We invite qualified candidates to send their resume to If you decide that you’re not interested in pursuing this position, please feel free to look at the other positions on our website You are welcome to also share this posting with anyone you think might be interested in applying for this role.
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