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Research & Development Laboratory Manager

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Research & Development Laboratory Manager

$75,000 - $85,000 + benefits package + great bonus structure

Location: Morris, Illinois - 60 miles from Chicago

Are you a Lab Manager with the desire to hone your quality management skillset in a new environment?

Do you want to join a growth orientated business, and build a team? If yes, then this could be the opportunity for you!

On offer is a research and development lab manager position in a fast growing, water treatment product manufacturer. They are looking to grow the company over the coming years and continue the upwards trajectory they're currently on. This company has a great working environment, where 'Team' comes first. If you like learning, you'll like this company!

You will be responsible for managing product development within the brand new, state-of-the-art lab this company has recently constructed. You will have a hand in developing, testing, and gathering data from all the new bespoke products. With this comes a need for a quality management background. There is also a standard onboarding process to get yourself up-to-speed with the company, as well as training courses if required/requested focused on R&D.

This role would suit an individual looking to thrive in a collaborative environment, and who can be motivated to contribute to ongoing innovation within this fast-growing company.

The Role:

  • Managing product development activities within the stateof-the-art lab.
  • Developing, testing, and gathering data from all the new bespoke products.
  • Building and testing prototypes to gage performance.

The candidate:

  • Experience working within a lab, preferably with management experience.
  • Experience with quality management.
  • Looking for someone eager to learn and improve on themselves.



Key words: Water, Water Management, Lab Manager, R&D, Research & Development, Leadership, public & private sector, manufacturing, laboratory.