Laboratory Manager

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Position : Laboratory Manager FLSA : Exempt Division : Water Quality and Compliance Posted : April 09, 2021 Rate : To be determined Application Deadline : until filled Summary: The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority is seeking a candidate for the position of Laboratory Manager. Under the general direction of the Water Quality and Environmental Compliance Manager, the Laboratory Manager, leads, oversees, and coordinates the laboratory's staff and the implementation of the Laboratory's Quality Assurance Plan. Duties: Maintains and updates the laboratory's Quality Assurance Plan (QAP) Coordinates activities required by the State of Pennsylvania Laboratory Accreditation Bureau, including preparing required documentation, submitting applications, and coordinating annual reviews and technical revisions to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Reviews drafts of new and updated SOPs for conformance with state and federal EPA requirements; works with Water Quality/Environmental Compliance Manager and staff to resolve process and other issues applicable to SOPs. Monitors revisions and additions to certification and regulatory requirements for impacts on quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) requirements. Develops and conducts new and refresher training sessions for laboratory staff on QA/QC standards, processes, data integrity, ethics, and reporting requirements. Compiles existing and/or develops new QA/QC reports for management. Coordinates preparation for onsite audits by state certification officers. Monitors to the QA/QC procedures specified in the QAP and SOPs are being consistently applied. Conducts monthly spot checks of raw data generated in the laboratory and evaluates its accuracy in relationship to previous, simultaneous, and related data. Ensures that applicable quality control procedures have been followed based on analytical results. Reports any anomalies to Water Quality Manager and ensures that control and detection limits for processes are reviewed and modified as warranted. Conducts periodic audits and assessments of laboratory methods and processes down to a detailed level including instrumentation settings. Trace processes from sample collecti
Position : Laboratory Manager FLSA : Exempt Division : Water Quality and Compliance Posted : April 09, 2021 Rate : To be determined Application Deadline : until filled Summary: The Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority is seeking a candidate for the position of Laboratory Manager. Under the general direction of the Water Quality and Environmental Compliance Manager, the Laboratory Manager, leads, oversees, and coordinates the laboratory's staff and the implementation of the Laboratory's Quality Assurance Plan. Duties: Maintains and updates the laboratory's Quality Assurance Plan (QAP) Coordinates activities required by the State of Pennsylvania Laboratory Accreditation Bureau, including preparing required documentation, submitting applications, and coordinating annual reviews and technical revisions to Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Reviews drafts of new and updated SOPs for conformance with state and federal EPA requirements; works with Water Quality/Environmental Compliance Manager and staff to resolve process and other issues applicable to SOPs. Monitors revisions and additions to certification and regulatory requirements for impacts on quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC) requirements. Develops and conducts new and refresher training sessions for laboratory staff on QA/QC standards, processes, data integrity, ethics, and reporting requirements. Compiles existing and/or develops new QA/QC reports for management. Coordinates preparation for onsite audits by state certification officers. Monitors to the QA/QC procedures specified in the QAP and SOPs are being consistently applied. Conducts monthly spot checks of raw data generated in the laboratory and evaluates its accuracy in relationship to previous, simultaneous, and related data. Ensures that applicable quality control procedures have been followed based on analytical results. Reports any anomalies to Water Quality Manager and ensures that control and detection limits for processes are reviewed and modified as warranted. Conducts periodic audits and assessments of laboratory methods and processes down to a detailed level including instrumentation settings. Trace processes from sample collecti
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