Multi-Disciplined Laboratory Technician

We are looking for a motivated Multi-Disciplined Laboratory Technician to support the site with an analytical service, both chemical and microbiological and to ensure the quality of our product is assured at each step of the process.

The successful candidate will be based in the Quality Assurance Department, reporting to the Laboratory Manager and working as part of a team of technicians.

Key Accountabilities will include:

  • Responsibility for the analysis of raw materials/packaging/intermediates/finished goods
  • Calibration of analytical equipment
  • Undertaking ad-hoc analysis as required
  • Ordering and provision of consumables and chemicals
  • Maintenance of data systems
  • Responsibility for their own health and safety and those around them through good laboratory practice

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A-Level or equivalent in a scientific subject
  • HNC/HND desirable
  • Relevant experience – experience in a food laboratory in a relevant discipline e.g. microbiology or chemistry desirable
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint is essential

Hours of work will be 37.5 per week, 8 am – 4 pm Monday to Friday

Salary £19341

To apply for this vacancy, please submit your CV and covering letter to [email protected] no later than Saturday 19th August 2017