BrightOwl Loader Loading

Team Leader-Laboratory United States,  

Lilly (company)

Posted on : 10 April 2017

Project Description

Team Leader-Laboratory
Fort Dodge
United States

Elanco is a global research-based company that develops and delivers product and services to enhance animal health and production. We value innovation, both in scientific research and daily operations, and strive to cultivate a collaborative work environment for more than 7,000 employees worldwide. Founded in 1954, Elanco is a division of Lilly. Our worldwide headquarters and research facilities are in Greenfield, Indiana.

Responsible for managing team associated with laboratory analyses within the Fort Dodge Global Operations (FD GO) organization.
  • Provide technical direction, motivation, and leadership to ensure the success of all associates on the team.
  • Establish communication throughout the organization to study management to relay execution of timelines and to facilitate scheduling of key study activities.
  • Collaborates and coordinates within FD GO organization to process clinical samples and to execute required analyses within study timelines.
  • Work independently following instruction or scientific protocols.
  • Secure technical resources necessary to conduct clinical and/or laboratory studies, support the evaluation of data, consult outcomes with relevant study managers, and make recommendations for subsequent studies to advance projects.
  • Ensure and promote adherence to appropriate HSE, QA, AW, Finance, Regulatory, and other Elanco policies and requirements.
  • Participate in scheduling of activities.
  • Actively engage in resource management tools and internal process optimization to increase overall FD GO efficiencies.
  • Develop capacity and increase efficiencies through appropriate recruitment and staff training.
  • Identify and support ongoing technical skill enhancement for all staff.
  • BS degree
  • 5 years laboratory experience.
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Lilly does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.
  • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Advanced ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.
  • Effective interpersonal skills and ability to work in teams.
  • MS degree with minimum 4 years relevant experience
  • PhD with minimum 2 years relevant experience
  • Management experience
  • Laboratory animal, biologic or pharmaceutical product development experience
  • More than 6 years leadership experience preferred. Leading employees, projects, leaders and businesses/functions. Responsible for $2-4 million budget, varying capital budget cost of goods and inventory stocks.
Lilly is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

Direct Reports: 1-4; Total Direct Reports 4
Reaching (extended hands/arm)
Reach across Midline
Handling (hold,grasp, seize, turn)
Feeling (perceive attributes of objects)
Crouching/Squatting (bend legs/spine)
Stooping (bend at waist)
Other Information (continued)...
Pushing/Pulling (force exerted)
Fingering (pinch/pick)

CONSTANT (67%-100%)
Change of position
Light Work (Level 2)  Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently.


Iowa, United States

Find a Job Find Candidates

Similar Jobs

More jobs from Lilly

Other jobs in United States

Other Jobs

Most Recent Searches

Most Famous Searches

You might also like