QC Technician

Job Ref: J32033
Sector: Science
Sub-sectors: Food & FMCG, Chemicals
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 20 June 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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Opportunity for a QC Technician, based in West Yorkshire. QC experience in a manufacturing environment ideal, otherwise general laboratory or analytical skills will be considered.

Title: QC Technician

Location: West Yorkshire

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

Term: Permanent

SRG is working with an established manufacturer of polymer products for a range of applications including flooring, sealants, elastomers and coatings. With a huge range of raw materials and finished products, the technical team is looking for a new QC Technician to support with laboratory testing and quality control. If you have good laboratory/wet chemistry testing skills or proven QC experience, this would be an excellent opportunity to join this small but welcoming company.

Benefits: Stable, permanent role in a busy lab team, lots of interaction with production and testing a wide range of polymer products. Offering 25 days' holiday, plus 8 bank holidays. Working hours of 37 hours per week, worked between 7.30am and 4pm, Monday to Thursday, with a 1pm finish on Fridays.

Role / Description

  • QC testing of 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


  • Previous experience of quality control or laboratory testing of chemical products
  • Experience gained in a manufacturing environment is beneficial
  • 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, testing, wet chemistry, QC, quality control, Karl Fischer, titration, density, viscosity, polymer, adhesive, adhesives, binder, sealant, coating, polyurethane, polyurethanes, urethanes, epoxy, epoxies, resin, resins, chemical

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