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Laboratory Technician

Manchester   •  £20000 - £24000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time

Laboratory Technician required on a permanent basis, based in Greater Manchester. Requiring a degree in Chemistry, Materials Science or a related subject. Recent graduates are encouraged to apply.

Title: Laboratory Technician

Location: Greater Manchester

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

Term: Permanent

SRG are currently working with a market leading manufacturer of a range of polymer-based products. They are now seeking to hire a Laboratory Technician to join their team based in Greater Manchester to support in the testing of products and evaluate their performance standards. Recent graduates in either Chemistry or Materials Science are encouraged to apply. Alternatively, this role would suit candidates that have proven industrial experience of manufacturing environments.

Benefits: You will join a well-established and successful family-owned business, as part of a talented technical team. Pension scheme and free on-site parking.

Working Hours: 35 hours per week, Monday - Friday 9:00am-5:00pm (with flexibility).


  • Carrying out a range of physical & chemical analysis on materials & finished products.
  • Producing detailed reports and ensuring accurate records of test results are kept.
  • Manage the sample library, ensuring the correct storage of product samples & full traceability.
  • To evaluate the compatibility of products with a wide range of chemicals, staining agents & flooring adhesives.


  • Degree in Chemistry/Materials Science (or similar)
  • Proven industrial experience of working within a materials/product testing is desirable but not essential
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills
  • Goal driven and self-motivated

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to . 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.com to view our other vacancies.

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.

Keywords:chemist, testing, materials science, chemistry, graduate, laboratory technician, polymers, product testing, materials testing

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  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: BBBH121422
  • Posted: 18th November 2022
  • Expires: 16th December 2022


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