Laboratory Supervisor at a Sustainability Development Outfit

A sustainability development outfit with offices in Lagos and Port Harcourt requires the services of a suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below:

Job Title: Laboratory Supervisor

Location: Nigeria


  • Oversee general laboratory activities
  • Ensure all lab procedures and documentation are up to date and followed
  • Periodically review and update laboratory Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Periodically conduct checks on entire lab performance
  • Supervise entire lab process from sample receipt, documentation, quality control and reporting
  • Ensure laboratory equipment are In functioning state and regularly maintained and keep proper service and maintenance records
  • Monitor and keep stock of reagents
  • Identify and alert management on training requirements for staff
  • Ensure HSE practices are maintained in the laboratory
  • Ensure the laboratory maintains a high level of professionalism that ensures integrity of data generated from the laboratory
  • Provide periodic laboratory reports to the company’s management
  • Provide annual laboratory reports In November of each year (or other time as requested by management)
  • Make recommendations on measures to improve the laboratory operations as and when required


  • A minimum of a second-class upper degree in Industrial Chemistry, from a recognized university. A master’s degree and membership of the institute of Chartered Chemists of Nigeria will be added advantages. Experience
  • Applicants must have laboratory experience of not less than 5 years. Persons with less than 5 years laboratory experience need NOT apply.

Required Skills:

  • Proficiency in the use of general chemical laboratory equipment and facilities.
  • Proficiency In the use of Microsoft Office packages (MS Word, Excel and Power Point)
  • Ability to work with statistical packages such as SPPSS, MINITAB and any others
  • Demonstrable leadership and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently and a fast learner.

Application Closing Date

15th March, 2021.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the “Job Title” as the subject of the email.