Monterey One Water
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Laboratory Supervisor
Laboratory Department
Monterey One Water
Marina, California
Annual Salary: $133,203 to $170,004 DOE/DOQ plus additional incentives (see benefits)
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Ensure the safety and sustainability of our community's water resources! Monterey One Water is seeking a technical expert and experienced leader to serve as their new Laboratory Supervisor. This role offers ample opportunities for professional development and career growth. As a crucial member of the organization, the Lab Supervisor will oversee the day-to-day operations of the water quality laboratory as well as eight direct reports, ensuring that all testing and activities meet the highest standards of quality control and compliance, and overseeing the laboratory’s ELAP and TNI certification. Additionally, they will play a key role in budget oversight, administering the lab budget and procuring necessary technology and equipment to support operations effectively. Technical proficiency in laboratory procedures, troubleshooting, and instrumentation is essential, as is a comprehensive understanding of environmental lab maintenance and regulatory requirements. Prior experience in water or wastewater is strongly preferred. The ideal candidate is an ambitious and driven professional with the ability to prioritize multiple projects, who values efficiency and communicates effectively. If you are a proactive, hands-on leader with a passion for environmental and laboratory science, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Apply now and join the dynamic team at Monterey One Water!


The ideal candidate will be a detailed, analytical and hands-on leader, with an enthusiasm for learning and teaching others. Familiarity with wastewater or potable water systems is ideal, as is a strong background in environmental compliance. M1W cultivates a work environment that prioritizes collaboration, integrity, and humility; these values, as well as an innovative and forward-thinking mindset, are key to success. The Lab Supervisor should also be transparent, approachable, personable, and eager to act as a resource for their team.