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Laboratory Analyst

Suffolk   •  £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits   •  Permanent, Full time


An opportunity had arisen for a number of laboratory analysts (Analytical Chemists) to join an award-winning analytical testing laboratory at its UKAS accredited facility just outside of Cambridgeshire. Positions are available for experienced and senior analysts to join the company. As a laboratory analyst you will work as part of the analytical team carrying out various tests using GC, GC-MS, ICP-MS & OES and HPLC instruments. You will also be responsible for interpreting the test data and compiling reports for clients; finally ensuring all laboratory activities are carried out in accordance with ISO17025.

To be successful you should ideally hold a degree in a relevant scientific discipline, possess experience within a commercial laboratory and have strong communication skills.

Laboratory Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Carry out various sample tests using GC, GC-MS, ICP-MS & OES and HPLC instruments.
  • Interpret the test data and compile reports for clients.
  • Support with the maintenance for the laboratories analytical instrumentation.
  • Ensure stocks, equipment and storage areas are well kept and meet company standards.
  • Ensure all aspects of your work comply with H&S and ISO regulations.

Lab Analyst Requirements:

You will possess a degree level qualification in Chemistry or a related scientific subject and have gained experience working in a commercial laboratory environment, You will need to possess commercial laboratory experience using at least one of the following techniques:

  • GC-FID
  • GC-MS
  • HPLC
  • Headspace GC-FID
  • Headspace GC-MS
  • GC*GC-FI

Salary: £20-25k + Benefits - 25 days holiday + Banks - Company Pension Contribution - Life Assurance

Hours: 37.5 hrs per week - 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday - 30min Lunch

If you are a have commercial laboratory experience and are looking to be part of a like-minded, growing organisation then get in touch with Gareth Emmett - gareth@cranleighscientific.co.uk with a copy of your CV.


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

  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Contact: Gareth Emmett
  • Phone: 01483 548804
  • Reference: 7723
  • Posted: 11th September 2020
  • Expires: 9th October 2020

Cranleigh Scientific

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