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Graduate Laboratory Technician

Hampshire   •  £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits   •  Permanent, Full time


An opportunity had arisen for a graduate laboratory technician to join a leading chemical and materials testing organisation at their state of the art facility in Southampton. As a graduate lab technician you will work as part of the technical team carrying out sample preparation and testing on a number of hazardous chemicals and materials whilst adhering to GLP and ISO standards.

To be successful as a graduate lab technician you should hold a relevant scientific qualification ideally Chemistry and possess previous laboratory experience, either within an academic or commercial laboratory.

Graduate Laboratory Technician Responsibilities:

* Carry out sample preparation and run chemical, gas and material tests on various customer samples.
* Work alongside the laboratory team to ensure all tests are carried out to ISO and GLP standards.
* Deliver result reports to the laboratory team leader.
* Ensure the laboratory is kept clean and tidy in accordance to SOP's.
* Undertake training programmes provided by the company.

Graduate Laboratory Technician Requirements:

* Hold a relevant scientific qualification in chemistry or closely related discipline.
* Possess previous laboratory experience either from an academic or commercial environment.
* Excellent communication and team work skills are essential.
* Some knowledge around chemical reactions and COSHH would be highly advantageous.
* Proficient in Microsoft packages including: Word & Excel.
* Excellent attention to detail.

Salary £18,000 - £20,000 + Benefits - 25 Days Holiday - Pension Contribution - Life Assurance

Hours: Monday to Thursday: 08:45 - 5pm & Friday: 08:45 - 15:15

If you are a recent graduate and are looking to secure your first role outside of academia as part of a close-knit team then get in touch with Lewis at Cranleigh Scientific.


You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Contact: Lewis Cox
  • Phone: 01483548804
  • Reference: 5969
  • Posted: 26th March 2019
  • Expires: 23rd April 2019

Cranleigh Scientific

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