Test Lab Team Leader
Test Lab Team LeaderJob Description SummaryHere at BD we are currently recruiting for a Test Lab Team Leader. The Test Lab Team Leader will be responsible for a small team of technicians that perform formal medical product testing, they will be required to ensure strict quality controls are maintained and that the work carried out meets the necessary standards. The Team Leader will also be required to perform product testing themselves, following detailed test protocols and accurately recording the results. The Team Leader will be required to plan and delegate testing per priority and ensure timelines are adhered to. The Team Leader will be required to work closely with all international BD departments, as well as the Test Lab team involved in the testing of BD Medical Devices. The Team Leader will report directly to the Test Lab Manager, maintaining excellent communication to ensure optimum Laboratory efficiency and immediately raising concerns or issues.Job DescriptionSupervise lab technicians in carrying out various formal product testing for new and existing products, product iterations and associated disposable products; testing will be undertaken following established company test procedures, work instructions or free format testing to agreed timescales.Assisting in creating documentation, assuring accuracy of the produced test reports and accompanying spreadsheet data to support the needs of BD.Ensure the general run of the laboratory meets the necessary requirements and that all quality controls are adhered to, and that Lab Technicians are continually fully trained.Assist with the development of new test procedures and equipment to enhance the capabilities of the Product Test Lab.Ensure the laboratory equipment is maintained and within calibration dates.Communicate any anomalies with regard to the test objects or results to the Test Lab Manager.Assist with any investigations, prototype or free-format testing when required.Support any BD department with advice, expertise and administration if required.Interested in a career with BD, but this position doesn't fit your skills and experience? Join our external EMEA Talent Community here: Primary Work LocationGBR Winnersh - Eskdale RoadAdditional LocationsWork ShiftBD is a leading global medical technology company that creates medical technology, devices and laboratory equipment for a variety of needs across the healthcare continuum. At BD, we are looking for candidates who possess passion, innovative solutions and a commitment to our one mission of improving access to groundbreaking medical and biotechnology services for people near and far, delivering state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge research in the battle to fight and cure infectious diseases. With a global reach that extends across 50 countries worldwide, our network of professionals collaborates on effective measures to deliver enhanced patient quality such as lower health care delivery costs, improved health care and safety, and expanded health care for all. Join our company and see how you can become a part of one global mission to make a difference in human health.