Concrete Laboratory Manager

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Our client, a leading holding company with divisions in Contracting, manufacturing, retail and much more with over 700 employees across all divisions are working alongside GRS to recruit a Concrete Laboratory Manager for their building materials production division in Malta. This role brings together managerial skills and knowledge of safety and lab procedures to ensure that the laboratory operates smoothly. Managerial duties include scheduling staff, reordering supplies, and maintaining industry quality standards. If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience, GRS looks forward to receiving your CV for this Malta-based Concrete Laboratory Manager role.
  • Manage on a day-to-day basis the laboratory and implement any related instructions to ensure that all staff follow the necessary procedures.
  • Conduct routine geotechnical/construction materials testing laboratory and field assignments including soils, concrete, and masonry laboratory test performance.
  • Calibrate and maintain the laboratory equipment.
  • Keep the laboratory organized and in compliance with Quality Assurance and Quality Control initiatives, ISO 9001:2015 and BS EN UKAS accreditation requirements.
  • Perform calculations and data collection of test results and other administrative duties as appropriate.
  • Conduct both field testing services and laboratory testing.
  • Conduct technical trouble shooting of field and laboratory testing.
  • Recruit, train and conduct performance reviews.
  • Network with clients, general contractors, and site superintendents.
  • Provide cost proposals for construction materials testing projects.
  • Provide monthly reports on team performance and manager activity to the Senior Manager, Support Services and relevant teams as identified by the Group.
  • Liaise directly with the Group’s clients via email to assist with queries, providing fast, accurate and thorough responses using pre-approved templates, including handling urgent emails from the Group’s clients and suppliers.
  • Purchase chemicals and new equipment and for the Laboratory.
  • Clean up work area, housekeeping.
  • Report all accidents or near misses, and injuries, no matter how slight, that occur on the job to Head of Department / Health & Safety Official.
  • Wear personal protective equipment when working in hazardous areas, and/or as required.
  • Inspect all equipment prior to use and report any unsafe conditions to the immediate supervisor.
  • 3-5 years’ experience working in a similar role.
  • ISO 9001:2015 qualified
  • An understanding of the industry the organisation is operating in
  • Proficiency in specialisation
  • Knowledge of laboratory procedures
  • Proficiency in Mathematics
  • Ability to use a variety of equipment and tools
  • Ability to use specialised computer software and models
  • Knowledge of scientific research methodologies
  • Data analysis and interpretation skills
  • Investigative skills
  • Report writing skills
Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Gabriella Hansson-Boe, at the following email address quoting the above job reference or call +356 2778 0664 for further information.


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    21 March 2023
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