An exciting opportunity for a Laboratory Technician to join a Scientific Organization. Job Title: Laboratory Technician Vacancy type: PermanentArea: North West Salary: Competitive SRG...
Laboratory Technician required, based in Greater Manchester. Requiring practical laboratory experience, ideally in wet chemistry, physical testing or QC.
Title: Laboratory Technician
Location: Greater Manchester
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
SRG is working with a well-established company who specialise in the development and manufacture of high performance, speciality fluids for a range of industrial applications. They are now looking for a Lab Technician to join their technical team based in Greater Manchester. The role would suit someone with previous laboratory experience, ideally gained in a manufacturing environment.
Benefits: Long established company with a good reputation in their market, offering a permanent, stable role with good long term prospects. 39 working hours, worked from 8am to 5pm, Monday to Thursday with a 4pm finish on Fridays. Occasional QC shift cover required (6am-2pm or 1pm-9pm). Offering 20 days holiday allowance, which increases with length of service, plus 8 bank holidays. Auto-enrolment pension and annual bonus scheme.
Role / Description
- Undertake laboratory testing of lubricants to determine tolerances, measure against international standards and update technical literature
- Conducting test methods in accordance with SOPs
- Recording results of laboratory work
- Maintaining the lab, equipment and associated systems.
- Preparation and processing of samples
- Safe handling of hazardous materials
- Supporting R&D and QC as required
- Previous practical laboratory experience gained in an industrial or manufacturing environment
- Experience of fluid testing, physical testing, wet chemistry techniques, viscosity, density, etc. will be considered advantageous
- Self-motivated and pro-active, with a strong work ethic
- Able to take initiative
- Good attention to detail
This role would be an excellent opportunity for someone who has worked previously in a laboratory setting to support a busy technical team in a growing company.
If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to email@example.com For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Emma on 0161 868 2222
If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit www.srg.co.uk to view our other vacancies.
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