Senior Technician

Job Ref: J23212
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Biotech/Life Sciences, Chemicals
Date Added: 15 August 2017
  • Reading, Berkshire, England, UK
  • £12.50 - £12.75 per Hour
  • Andrew Shortt
  • 0121 222 5333

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Duration: 12 Months

£12.75 per hour

Estimated Regular Hours: 36

Contact Andrew: 0121 222 5329

My client deliver work of a high technical standard supported by an extensive quality system, compliant with ISO 17025 (UKAS) and Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP) for the pharmaceutical industry. They have over £15 million of investment in facilities and analytical equipment, with a team of over 300, they have built a unique reputation for scientific integrity and customer compassion that serves large and small clients, including 80% of the top 15 FMCG companies and all of the top 15 global pharmaceutical companies. Their expertise and industry leading reputation is recognised by government bodies and industry groups with their scientists helping to shape the agenda for future guidelines and legislation.

Division: Research & Development

The role of Senior Technician is to be responsible for performing a range of routine analyses ensuring that projects are completed effectively and meet the customer¿s contractual agreements. Perform chemical analysis and report work in accordance with the quality standards. This role focuses on the analysis of products using a variety of wet chemistry techniques.

Skills Required:


1)Perform a range of routine analysis using a variety of wet chemistry techniques under supervision of a senior member of staff.

2)Provide high quality customer service at all times by ensuring effective organisation of assigned workload, integrity of analytical data generated and timely/accurate provision of results.

3)To perform analytical work following study protocols or pharmacopoeia and operate basic lab equipment as directed.

Skills Preferred: Work to the highest standards of safety and quality by ensuring that appropriate COSHHs, risk assessments and SOPs are understood and followed.

Experience Required: To understand and work to the requirements of GMP and UKAS.

Education Required: HNC or degree in relevanat subject, or equivalent experience in a an industrial lab.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. SRG is a trading name of Science Recruitment Group Ltd an Employment Business/Agency.