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Laboratory Lead - Chemistry (Organic) - Ref No. 41AMUET23

Role: Laboratory Lead - Chemistry (Organic)

Area: Environmental Regulation & Compliance

Location: Limerick

Reference Number: 41AMUET23

Closing date for applications: 7 May 2023

The Scientific Services functional area is responsible for the national provision of operational support services to include sampling and laboratory analytics, ensuring that activities are performed in accordance with regulatory obligations to protect public health and the environment.

Reporting directly to the Laboratory Manager, the Laboratory Lead - Chemistry (Organic) will lead a team within their laboratory unit, delivering a quality product and service to Irish Water and its customers, complying with the requirements of the Quality management system and ISO17025 standard; this will be done by managing team performance and the use of efficient and effective resources. The Laboratory Lead - Chemistry (Organic) will also have technical responsibility for the test methods and related systems relative to Chemistry as their specific area of analytical expertise, which provide an analytical and technical advisory service to the internal and external customers of Uisce Éireann (UÉ).

The teams are required to work weekly shift patterns including covering 'skeleton staff' schedule at weekends, as required.