Technical Manager, North Texas



Kelly Scientific Resources

Job Description:

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Technical Manager for a major food company located in north Texas. As a Technical Manager, your primary responsibilities will be to oversee quality systems and training, as it applies to laboratory operations.
Job Responsibilities:

  •  Application, evaluation, and training of approved microbiological/chemical techniques and methodologies used in the analysis of food products
  • Ensure compliance with the ISO / IEC 17025 guide for food testing laboratories
  • Monitor quality control programs and ensure compliance to Quality Policies, Standard Operating Procedures, A2LA requirements and ISO/IEC 17025 guidelines
  • Facilitate internal and external audits and identify opportunities for improvement in the quality system and training program
  • Manage the laboratory‘s training program and administer technical and quality system training for new and current laboratory personnel
  • Contribute to continuous improvement of the overall training program
  • On-board new technologies relative to quality and training program development
  • Manage work schedule to accommodate laboratory needs
  • Directly supervise employees and evaluate performance of assigned personnel


  • BS degree in Microbiology; MS is preferred
  • Two-three years of experience in a Microbiological testing laboratory required; food Microbiology lab experience is preferred
  • Training experience is required
  • Flexibility in work schedule to include some weekends and evenings
  • Self-driven, organized, and detail oriented personality

How to Apply:

This is a direct hire opportunity with pay commensurate upon level of applicable education and experience. If you meet the above qualifications, please email or give me a call for immediate consideration.

Juanita Drummond