facebook twitter

Laboratory Quality Manager

Location: Connaught
Reference no. : 1577
Date added: 29/03/2019
Salary: €Neg


                                           Laboratory Quality Manager 

As Laboratory Manager, your role as a key member of the company Global Quality team is to provide quality leadership and direction to improve and optimise the laboratory methods and systems on a global basis to ensure consistency of product conformance testing. Your mission will be to drive consistency of our laboratory test equipment and methods by standardising our Lab processes and systems across multiple platforms and sites to ensure brand protection.  


 - Lead the Company Global Laboratory team(GLT) - with specific focus on evaluating and improving the laboratory capability at each site, transferring knowledge through best practice sharing, conducting gap analyses through audits and escalating the visibility of key indicators and initiatives through a GLT scorecard/global report

 - Drive a continuous improvement focus - on equipment, methods, processes and procedures that are utilized in the laboratories in manufacturing sites processing company products. You will develop and maintain the documentation(standard operating procedures, specifications, alerts, etc.) that pertain to best in class lab practices.

 - Quality Lab site support &ndash you will support the sites by formalising the appropriate levels of maintenance & technical support in agreement with experts from R&D and GE.

  -  Manage the integrity of lab data &ndash that support our Product & Process Conformance focus, you will co-ordinate the Round Robin checks, ensure data analysis and trend reviews to define opportunities for global alignment (using SPC methods, control charts, etc). You will raise the focus on measurement systems accuracy using Gage R&R&rsquos, bias analysis and linearity checks.

 -     Delivery of Lab training - Support the training and certification of lab personnel at the sites processing company products. You will work with R&D, Learning & Development and the receiving sites to ensure that the appropriate competence based training documentation is in place.

 -       Definition of reference equipment &ndash You will work with R&D to define the reference equipment to enable product specifications to be established.

 -     Enhance our Lab Data acquisition systems - Ensure that we have the most appropriate lab data acquisition and management system in place to allow comparative analysis of data & trends across sites

 -     Validations for existing & new analytical equipment - For new analytical instruments that are specific to monitoring photochromic performance &ndash you will work with R&D to ensure that the user requirements are taken into account and to ensure that the instrumentation is fully validated to meet production needs.

-        Laboratory analysis - You will be the Global Quality focal point who will agree with R&D, the Global Mix Lab and other functions to agree the most appropriate site to assist in the evaluation of raw materials, substrate and finished products as well as Competitor offerings.

-      Benchmark with EQC - You will be the company focal point to exchange with the EQC(Essilor Quality Centre) network on emerging trends with Lab equipment, methods, systems & KPI&rsquos.


-       Bachelor degree, or higher, in a science discipline

-        8 to 12 years&rsquo experience in a high volume manufacturing facility with strong quality control and quality assurance disciplines

-         Experience of method development, Statistical Process Control (SPC) and capability analysis

-       Solves problems through the application of appropriate scientific, experimental, and statistical methods.  Application of Six Sigma and similar methods for reducing variation and improving process knowledge.

-      Intellectually sharp, capable and can conceptualize systems and solutions. Pursues improvement projects with energy, drive and a need to finish. 

-   Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access) & Google applications

-       Strong presentation skills, utilizing tools to address opportunities for improvement and experience in providing reports and data analysis to a variety of audiences.

-      Customer focus

-     Data driven decision making

-      Develop others

-     Mobilize resources

-     Managerial courage


For further information, please contact our office on 093 41932 or e-mail your cv to jobs@bdr.ie



Senior Moulding Engineer


Design Assurance Engineer

Packaging & Labelling Engineer

Design Assurance Engineer

Care Co-ordinator/ Administrator

Quality Systems Manager

Program Manager - contract

Environmental & Health & Safety Officer

Marketing Coordinator

Senior Network Engineer, EMEA Region

Regional Buyer

Credit and Collections Analyst

Senior Credit Analyst

General Ledger Accountant

Senior Manager Oracle Financials

Senior MDM Developer Architect

Service/Logistics Coordinator

Customer Service with Languages

Project Engineer

Senior Quality Engineer

Design Assurance Engineer

Product Manager

Part Qualified Accountant

Production Manager

Head of Production

IT Support Specialist

Electrical Engineer

Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Global Senior R&D Manager

Customer Service Rep - German

Customer Service Rep

Regional Buyer

Production Control Manager

Production Control Scheduler

Procurement Manager

HSE Manager

Medical Pharmacovigilance Officer

Maintenance Technician

E-Marketing Specialist

Accounts Assistant

Junior Cost Accountant

The IT Executive Administration Assistant

Trade Analyst

Operations Solutions– Software Engineer

Senior Product Development Engineer

Senior Metrology Engineer


Quality Manager

Marketing Communications Manager

Junior Financial Analyst

.NET Developer

Customer Service Rep

Quantity Surveyor


Customer Experience Specialist

Senior Buyer

Customer Service Order Fulfilment Rep.

An experienced Printer required

Commodity Manager – Electronics

Finance Director

Engineering Director

Lead Estimator (Water/Wastewater)

Regional Logistics Manager (EMEA)

Project Manager, Service Delivery (EMEA)

Production Planner

Senior QA Compliance

Production Line Leader

Graduate level - Quality Control Analyst

Production Line Leader

Junior QA Inspector

Quality Control Analyst

Laboratory Quality Manager

Laboratory Engineer

Bids and Proposals Director


Production Control Analyst

Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Manufacturing Engineer

Sales Support Rep-Polish,Russian,Romanian Speaking

Senior Financial Analyst

Manufacturing Technician - Urgent

Senior Equipment Development Engineer

Manufacturing/Process Engineer

Engineering Outsourcing Manager

Software Project Manager


Telesales Repersentative - French

Inside Sales Representative- English & F

Infrastructure Systems Engineer

General Counsel/Legal Officer

Accounts Payable Specialist with French

Maintenance Manager

Plant Accountant – Maternity cover

Quality Engineer - Graduate Entry Level

Program Director

Account Payable Analyst

Manufacturing Engineer/ Junior Project Manager

Supply Chain Director

Technical Architect

Technical Project Manager

Junior Office Administrator - Urgent

Technical Project Manager

Health, Safety & Environment Manager

Purchasing Team Lead

IT Support Analyst

Plant Supply Chain Manager

Client Care Manager

Business Analyst

Sales Executive

Junior Technical Support Agent

Global Supply Chain Project Manager


Junior Financial Accountant

Site HR Director

Production Supervisors

Production Supervisors

Supply Chain Scheduler

CAD and Project Engineer

Senior Aerospace Engineer

Maintenance Technician - Urgent

Systems Function Lead

Systems Engineer

Supply Chain/Continuous Improvement Supervisor

Software & Systems Operations Manager

Quality Assurance Engineer – UK

Procurement Team Leader UK Based

Trade Compliance Manager – UK Based




Senior Buyer

R&D Engineer – System Design Architect

Test Lab Engineering Technician

Computer Vision Software Project Lead




Sales, Inventory & Operations Planning Manager- UK

Supplier Quality Assurance Engineer -UK based

Talent Development Specialist

Health &Safety Environment Site Manager

Product Support Lead

Process Development Engineer

Principal Engineer – Electronics UK

Principal Engineer – Electronics UK

Senior Buyer (NPI)

P1 Test Engineer

System Engineering Manager


Senior Specialist Engineer – Electronics

DSP Embedded Software Engineer

Principal Engineer – Electronics

R&D System Test Lead

Systems Architect

Software Project Leader

Computer Vision Function Lead

R&D System Test Lead

Software Quality Engineer

Image Quality Engineer

Functional Safety Engineer

Test Engineer

Project Manager

Quality (Production) Engineer

Warranty Analysis Engineer

Embedded software engineer

Test engineer

R&D project team manager

Vision Feature Development & Application Engineer

Hardware design engineer - URGENT

Software architect

Embedded DSP engineer