QC Technician

Job Ref: J32033
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Food & FMCG, Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 24 May 2019
  • West Yorkshire, England, UK West Yorkshire West Yorkshire UK HX6 1AA
  • £20,000 - £24,000 per Annum
  • Faye Allison
  • 0161 868 2218
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QC Technician required, based in West Yorkshire. Requiring practical laboratory skills, gained through industrial experience in a manufacturing environment.

Title: QC Technician

Location: West Yorkshire

Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 (dependent on experience)

SRG is working exclusively with an established manufacturer of polymer products for a range of applications including flooring, sealants, elastomers and coatings. As a result of their continued growth and success, they are now looking for a QC Technician to support the lab in the quality control testing of raw materials and finished products. This position would be well suited to someone with technical or lab experience in a chemical manufacturing environment.

Benefits: Stable, permanent role in a busy lab team, lots of interaction with production and teste a wide range of polymer products. Offering 25 days' holiday, plus 8 bank holidays. Working hours of 34.5 hours per week, worked between 7.30am and 4pm, Monday to Thursday, with a 1pm finish on Fridays.

Role / Description

  • QC testing raw materials and finished products using wet chemistry techniques, including Karl Fischer titration, viscometry, density testing and specific gravity
  • Accurately recording results and inputting data into SAP
  • Determining necessary changes for batches to meet specifications
  • Maintaining QC equipment
  • Preparing daily manifests and distributing batch sheets and delivery notes
  • Preparing and compiling Certificates of Analysis for customers
  • Preparing paperwork for Hazardous Goods dispatch


  • Good, practical wet chemistry skills gained from an industrial lab or manufacturing environment
  • Any QC experience or lab testing experience will be considered highly advantageous
  • Good communication skills and a solid work ethic
  • High attention to detail and problem-solving skills

This role would be an excellent opportunity for an individual with some laboratory experience and good wet chemistry skills to work in a successful and stable manufacturing company.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Emma.white@srg.co.uk 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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Keywords: laboratory, wet chemistry, QC, quality control, Karl Fischer, titration, density, viscosity, polymer, adhesive, adhesives, binder, sealant, coating, polyurethane, polyurethanes, urethanes, epoxy, epoxies, resin, resins,

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