A2LA is a non-profit, public service membership organization offering compliance and accreditation services to organizations all over the world. A2LA is dedicated to formally recognizing testing, calibration and other laboratories and related organizations for their quality and technical competency with a variety of international standards (ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 15189, etc.), federal requirements (FDA, GLP, FCC, etc.), state (cannabis, etc.), and local requirements (water testing, etc.).
Whether it is the clean air that you breathe, the water you drink or the vehicle you drive, A2LA helps make the world a better, safer place by working to ensure that organizations are releasing products and services that are meeting testing and quality standards. Detailed information about our services can be found on our website.
A2LA is seeking a motivated professional to oversee the day-to-day accreditation operation and ensure the quality of laboratories by monitoring the processes, procedures, and applicable standards. This is an exceptional opportunity to grow within a global non-profit organization as an Accreditation Officer.
No accreditation experience, no problem! A2LA provides extensive onsite training to ensure a candidate's success within our organization and in this position. This includes a detailed six-month mentoring program.
You are a detail-oriented thinker with a strong customer orientation. You have proven excellent communication skills and have the capacity to learn technical content. You know to manage your time effectively and can adapt to changing priorities. You are a quick learner who is dedicated to improving.
A2LA may provide exceptions to educational requirements for veterans who demonstrate the ability to perform the duties listed in this job posting.
A successful candidate for these positions typically meets the following criteria:
Benefits and Compensation
The salary for this position is commensurate with experience. In addition, A2LA offers a robust 403(b) retirement plan and benefits package including medical, dental, HSA, FSA (medical and dependent), life insurance, short- and long-term disability, employee assistance program (EAP), AFLAC, tuition reimbursement and other pre-taxed benefits, paid-time off, 9 paid government holidays, 2 floating holidays, training and development, career advancement opportunities and much more!
Working Environment & Physical Requirements
The physical demands and work environment described here reflect those of a person, in this position, will typically encounter.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform the essential duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
A2LA is an equal opportunity employer. A2LA does not discriminate in employment based upon race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or unfavorable discharge from military service, or any other federally protected classification.
Military/Military Spouse Personnel are encouraged to apply.