Laboratory Technician

Job Ref: J25540
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 19 February 2018
  • Greater Manchester, England, UK
  • £12 - £13 per Hour
  • Nathan Fairhurst
  • 0161 868 2227

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Laboratory Technician to be based with a Polymer Specialist in Greater Manchester

Title - Laboratory Technician Location - Greater Manchester Salary - £22,000 - £24,000 (9 month Temporary Contract)

SRG are currently working with a well-established supplier of speciality Polymers based within Greater Manchester. They are currently looking for a talented Laboratory Technician to join their site on a contract basis until the end of the year.

Role / Description This will be a temporary contract likely to last until the end of the year, and will be responsible for the:

  • QC testing of raw materials & finished products, using HPLC and various physical methods of analysis.
  • Assisting with Development Projects.
  • Production of Customer samples
  • Analytical testing of Competitor products.
  • Generation of COAs and accurate records.


  • A degree or similar qualification in Chemistry, Material / polymer science or a related field.
  • A proven background within an industrial materials laboratory.
  • Experience of using HPLC and Physical tests.
  • Previous experience of working with polymers is desirable but not essential.

This will be a temporary position paid weekly at an hourly rate equivalent of £22,000 - £24,000 (dependant on experience) and will most likely last until at least the end of the year. Working 09:00 - 17:00 Monday - Thursday and a 15:00 finish on a Friday, this is an immediate start opportunity offering a long term contract.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Nathan at .For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Nathan on 0161 868 2227.

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: Polymer, Materials, Technician, QC, Development

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.