ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting to the Production Manager, you oversee, plan, coordinate and control the operational activities of the laboratories that produce and distribute biological products, as well as the human and material resources related to the operation of the laboratory.
•Are responsible for managing staff in a unionized environment;
•Manage and optimize the operational performance of the department;
•Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and corporate policies and participate in continuous improvement;
•Follow up on non-compliant situations;
•Are responsible that your department's activities are carried out in accordance with Héma-Québec's procedures and guidelines and with Health Canada's Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs);
•Are an agent of change and collaborate in the management of technology projects;
•Are closely involved in implementing and monitoring the quality assurance program in your department and enforce the occupational health and safety standards and rules.
•A Bachelor's degree in management or science or a college diploma in science plus experience in a laboratory environment;
•A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in a unionized and regulated production environment;
•Supervisory experience is an important asset;
•Proficient in using the Microsoft Office suite;
•Fluent in French, both oral and written;
•Good knowledge of English.
•Be known for your ability to effectively supervise, mobilize and rally a work team;
•Able to build interpersonal relationships and client-oriented;
•Be independent, show initiative and good judgement;
•Excellent skills in cooperation, communication and team work;
•Be able to plan and implement solutions;
•Good organizational sense and ability to set priorities;
•Strong analytical skills;
•Ability to prepare quality reports and presentations.
• 12-month temporary position, with the possibility of extension.
• Night shift on a Tuesday-to-Saturday schedule. There may occasionally be guards on the evening shift, as required.