05 Apr
Laboratory Supervisor
Hawaii, Hawaii , 96801 Hawaii USA

Job Description

Laboratory Supervisor responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following


  • Supervise the day-to-day operation of the department to insure smooth flow of samples and testing
  • Oversees the scheduling of staff to ensure production schedules are met
  • Counsels staff with regard to problems encountered in daily operations
  • Works with Quality Assurance to resolve client complaints by investigating problems, developing solutions, and making recommendation to management
  • Identifies process improvements to better meet client expectations and company objectives
  • Recommends new equipment for the department
  • Oversees the monitoring of inventory/ordering by establishing and maintaining par levels and re-stocking points for supplies and reagents
  • Serves as a liaison for the department to outside vendors
  • Performs duties in compliance with all applicable regulatory and accrediting agencies
  • Supports VRL Eurofins’ business philosophy, leadership values and ethics
  • Conduct timely investigations in coordination with Quality Assurance Related to site quality events, including but not limited to customer complaints, inquiries, non-conformances, corrective actions, and audit findings.
  • Performs duties n compliance with all applicable regulatory and accrediting agencies and cGMP expectations, including, but not limited to: Facility and equipment maintenance, validation review and approval, training (internal, continuing education, proficiency testing, annual GMP, etc.)
  • Meets basic expectations of VRLS’s quality management system, including but not limited to good workmanship, adherence to standard operational procedures, training, good documentation practices, accurate recordkeeping so the company may meet its stated quality policy and objectives.
  • This laboratory carefully maintains all hazardous materials. All employees must abide by VRL Eurofins’s Safety and Exposure procedures. This includes using the provided safety clothing and equipment.


The Ideal Candidate has:

  • Computer skills
  • Laboratory skills
  • Highly self-motivated; team-player; ownership
  • Flexible schedule
  • Analytical thinking and communication skills

Basic Minimum Qualifications:

  • Infectious disease test experience and

    related licenses required; HLA experience and license is PLUS
  • Bachelor's degree with basic science education, including math, chemistry, physics; biology/molecular biology/microbiology/immunology preferred;
  • Ability to organize, communicate, teach, and work with others in an effective manner
  • Ability to manage and schedule the work of others
  • Knowledge of federal, state, and local standards, regulations, guidelines, and requirements affecting operations of a clinical reference laboratory
  • Authorization to work in the United States indefinitely without restriction or sponsorship

      Additional Information

      Position is full-time, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, 5 days a week., with overtime as needed. Candidates currently living within a commutable distance of Honolulu, HI are encouraged to apply.

      • Excellent full time benefits including comprehensive medical coverage, dental, and vision options
      • Life and disability insurance
      • 401(k) with company match
      • Paid vacation and holidays

      Please be aware that this role will require access to a site that requires COVID-19 vaccination or exemption from vaccination requirements. Prior to starting work in this position, employees must show proof of full Covid-19 vaccination or exemption from vaccination requirements. Exemptions will be granted as warranted by medical contraindications, disability or sincerely held religious beliefs.

      Eurofins is aM/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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