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Laboratory Technician

Somerset   •  £23000 - £24000 per annum  •  Permanent, Full time


A speciality chemical manufacturing company is looking for a Laboratory Technician to join their development team. You will be testing raw materials and samples, following procedures, and inputting data and will also be supporting the development of new products and the maintenance of existing products. The successful candidate would require a scientific degree and strong communication and teamwork skills.

The Role

To work (as part of the laboratory-based Development Team) by contributing to customer support activities, on the support and maintenance of existing products, and developing new products.

Working closely with Technologists and the Project Leader, the candidate will also be expected to carry out a range of daily activities in the laboratory as required.

  • Technical Applications:

Technical skills and ability to resolve problems across the specific product or application area, including e.g., an understanding of raw materials/ink chemistry/printing applications/technologies, etc.

  • Product / Sample Testing:

Specific testing to defined standards or tolerances of samples, products, raw materials, and the like.

  • Follow Procedures:

Follow all appropriate procedures effectively and perform all appropriate tasks within set time scales and to set standards.

  • Input and Maintain Records / Data:

Ensure appropriate data is recorded accurately and in a timely fashion and ensure the regular maintenance of all records.

Experience Required

  • Scientific Degree
  • Strong communication skills
  • Teamwork skills
  • Microsoft Office
  • Enthusiasm to learn
  • Technical Skills
  • Ability to solve problems

Salary: £23,000 - £24,000
Benefits: 26 Days Holiday + Banks - Company pension - Cycle to Work scheme - Flexible working - Further training opportunities - Access to discounts and savings
Location: Midsomer Norton
Role: Permanent, Full time


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  • Agency: Cranleigh Scientific
  • Reference: 7571
  • Posted: 22nd November 2022
  • Expires: 20th December 2022

Cranleigh Scientific

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