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Laboratory Technician

Manchester   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

Laboratory Technician required for an immediate start on a temporary basis, based in Greater Manchester. Requiring a degree in Chemistry or similar. Proven industrial experience of working in an industrial chemicals' laboratory is desirable, although recent Chemistry graduates are encouraged to apply.

Title: Laboratory Technician

Location: Greater Manchester

Term: Initial 6-month contract

Salary: Negotiable, dependent on experience

SRG are working with a leading company that develop and manufacture specialist chemicals. They are currently looking to hire a temporary Laboratory Technician, with an immediate start available. This role will be an initial 6-month contract in the first instance and will predominantly involve supporting in the development of new products. This is a great opportunity for a recent chemistry graduate to gain some valuable industrial laboratory experience with an innovative, market leading chemicals company.

Role / Description

  • Supporting in various product development projects including New Product Development
  • Analysis of raw materials, in-process samples and finished products using a range of analytical techniques
  • Maintaining laboratory stock levels, making reagents and recording materials as and when required
  • General laboratory upkeep and maintenance


  • A degree in Chemistry (or similar)
  • Immediate availability, or available at short notice
  • Proven industrial experience of analytical laboratory work is desirable but not essential
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to efficiently plan, organise and manage own workload

SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.

As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to chris.beckenham@srgtalent.com. For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Chris on 0161 868 2225.

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.srgtalent.co.uk to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: chemistry, chemist, laboratory technician, laboratory, laboratory technician, analysis, analytical, analysing samples, graduate chemist, graduate, university, research and development, R&D, Research & Development, new product development, chemicals, industrial

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  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: J2165225
  • Posted: 9th June 2022
  • Expires: 7th July 2022


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