Supervise the analytical department of an electrochemical research company. Responsible for the researching, evaluating, and approving of purchases of over a quarter million dollars of new equipment. Responsible for the hiring and training of personnel in the Analytical department. Developed a QA/QC program from scratch, to insure the accuracy and documentation of all data. Supervise the personnel in my department to create SOPs for all the tests on all the equipment. Created a computer tracking and reporting system from scratch to allow project managers to access their data from their desktop computers. Recently was responsible for the purchasing, testing, and implementing ofa LIMS system ,as our company needs grew. Equipment in our department is the following: Flame AA, ICP, Microwave Digester, Automatic Titration Apparatus, HPLC, GC, UV-VIS spectroscopy, and Selective Ion Console.