Current vacancies

Transformer Laboratories Manager
Johannesburg, South Africa

Main job functions:

  • Managing all laboratories operational aspects of 3 branches and staff, Johannesburg (main), Durban and Cape Town
  • Providing technical services to customers
  • Responsible for ensuring the laboratories meet all goals and objectives in a timely manner

Position requirements:

  • Minimum Education – 3 years’ tertiary chemical qualification and 6-8 years related experience
  • Minimum 5 years’ managerial experience
  • Excellent knowledge of the ISO17025 requirements
  • Sound knowledge of a Database Software
  • Excellent Computer Skills (Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Power Point)
  • Excellent leadership, communication, team building and change management skills
  • Methodical, accurate, conscientious, energetic and technically minded
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • High attention to detail and ability to work under pressure

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensure Laboratory staff work carefully and efficiently in the prescribed manner to produce accurate results
  • Ensure that samples are analyzed timeously by Laboratory staff
  • Maintain comprehensive training of Laboratory Staff by means of structured training programs and promote continuous development of staff by providing coaching and motivation
  • Promote teamwork and co-operation in the branch by holding regular branch meetings
  • Implement and ensure safety compliance at the branch and monitor regularly
  • Maintain the efficient use of consumables and dispose of Laboratory waste streams in an environmentally responsible manner
  • Set realistic budget goals and monitor income and expenses as well as report deviations from the goal
  • Ensure that the branch has sufficient stock of consumables at all times
  • Ensure that all laboratory analytical testing and calibration is planned and performed accurately
  • Must be deemed competent and authorized to perform all calibration, test methods and be able to utilize all laboratory equipment
  • Perform accurate Diagnosis for WTCS and WSL Laboratories in accordance with IEC and related Standards
  • Send reports to customers timeously and address all customers’ queries regarding their reports
  • Develop forecasts for financial and business objectives
  • Meet company goals and objectives
  • Identify areas of improvement and propose corrective actions
  • Address customer and employee issues promptly
  • Network to improve the presence and reputation of the branch and the Company.


Only CV’s sent to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it will be considered.

Applications close 10th January 2020. If you have not received a response by 24th January 2020, please consider your application as being unsuccessful.

Contact us

tel: +27 (0) 31 700 5460
fax: +27 (0) 31 700 5471


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