Birmingham - Calthorpe Road

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Laboratory Supervisor

Would you like to be part of an organisation which is committed to improving patient lives worldwide through education, collaboration and innovation? 

Do you want to make a difference? 

If the answer is ‘yes’ then you’re just the kind of person we’re looking for! 

We have a fantastic new opportunity for a Supervisor to work in our busy Reagent Supply Testing Department.  The successful candidate will be involved in:

  • Ensuring that all manufacture and in-process testing within the department is performed and documented as required by the company quality, regulatory and legal requirements.
  • Ensuring that all paperwork is completed correctly, ensuring the accurate transfer of data and calculations.
  • Ensuring that all equipment used within the department is maintained & calibrated in accordance to the relevant SOP
  • Providing support and guidance to technicians on matters of quality assurance, manufacturing & in-process testing, and to take appropriate action where errors are identified (with the support of their line manager, where required).
  • Continuing to develop specialist experience and knowledge within the department.
  • Training members of staff in the tasks carried out within the department.
  • Identifying problems / issues as they arise and be able to communicate these to appropriate members of staff and to suggest potential solutions and improvements.


  • A relevant Scientific degree (or equivalent)
  • Laboratory experience
  • Previous experience of working within a quality management system
  • Previous experience of using an ERP system
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Supervisory experience
  • The ability to problem solve.
  • To be friendly and approachable with the ability to motivate others.
  • To be flexible to the needs of the business

Working for us: 

Founded in 1986 by a group of former researchers based at the University of Birmingham, The Binding Site is today recognised as a market leader in the development of products for the investigation of a range of disorders involving immunodeficiency.   

The Company is built on the success of its people and provides the ideal environment to meet a wide range of career aspirations. It recognises the value of its employees and looks to provide development and support opportunities to maximise the potential of its 1,100 staff. 

Working at Binding Site means being part of a global community that delivers innovative solutions with shared ideas and a collective dedication to improving patient lives, worldwide. 

Location:  Edgbaston, Birmingham

Hours: 40 hrs  


Competitive Salary
Contributory Pension
Life assurance
25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
Medicash Health Benefit