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Manager Lab Department - CHEMISTRY

Tyson Foods

Tyson Foods

Springdale, AR, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 6, 2024

Job Details:

SUMMARY: This position is responsible for managing and supervising all the various aspects associated with the Chemistry Department in a FSLS Corporate Laboratory. The work requires application of original and independent thinking in developing moderately complex results or outputs. Responsibilities include: managing a laboratory QA program; laboratory safety; customer relations; ordering supplies; billing; equipment and facility maintenance; personnel supervision; miscellaneous administrative tasks.


Education: BS in Chemistry or related science discipline with 4+ years of progressive experience in the field of expertise, or advanced degree with 2+ years of progressive experience.

Experience: 5 + years laboratory with specific experience in chromagraphy instrumentation (gas and liquid) paired with tandem mass spectroscopy (MS/MS). Experience with method development/validation on mass spectroscopy is required. Supervisory experience is preferred.

Computer Skills: Standard computer skills; ability to generate technical letters, spreadsheets, word processing documents, and simple data queries; LabWare LIMS working knowledge required.

Communication Skills: Strong verbal skills; must be able to communicate with people at all levels of management.

Supervisory: Supervises analysts performing chemical analysis. Travel: One or two 2 day trips per year.

Location: This position will be based in Springdale, Arkansas. Relocation assistance will be provided for those who meet the Tyson relocation policy.

Relocation Assistance Eligible:


Work Shift:

1ST SHIFT (United States of America)

Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

We provide our team members and their families with paid time off; 401(k) plans; affordable health, life, dental, vision and prescription drug benefits; and more.

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