Laboratory Technician

Job Ref: J27911
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 03 August 2018
  • South Yorkshire, England, UK
  • £18,000 - £20,000 per Annum
  • Nathan Fairhurst
  • 0161 868 2227

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Graduate Laboratory Technician based in South Yorkshire - Full Training available

Laboratory technician South Yorkshire£18,000 - £20,000 - Depending on experience

SRG are currently working with a specialist materials laboratory based in the Sheffield area. They are looking to hire a graduate laboratory technician to join their fast paced analytical lab to assist with the chemical and physical analysis of metals and specialist alloys.

Benefits:This is a fantastic opportunity for a Chemistry Graduate to begin a career within the materials science industry. Working alongside an experienced team, this role can offer full training and previous experience will not be required.

The role

  • Preparation of material samples
  • Chemical & physical analysis of specialist alloys and metals.
  • Leco analysis of levels of;
    • Nitrogen
    • Carbon
    • Sulphur
    • Oxygen
  • Producing detailed analytical reports
  • General lab maintenance duties


  • A Degree or equivalent qualification in Chemistry / Material Chemistry or a related field.
  • Knowledge of ICP-OES / ICP -MS analysis.
  • Analytically focussed with a strong attention to detail.
  • Full eligibility to work within the UK

Working hours will be 06:00 - 14:00 & 10:00 - 18:00 on a weekly rotation.

This is an excellent entry-level opportunity for a recent graduate chemist who is looking to begin an analytical career as full training can be given.

SRG are the UK number 1 recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV .For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Alison on 0161 868 2216.

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: Technician, Analytical, Entry level , Graduate, materials, metal, Chemistry

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.

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