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Shift Analyst

West Yorkshire   •  £0 - £15 per hour  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

Job title: Shift Analyst

Salary: up to £15 per hour

Location: Huddersfield

Contract length: 12 months


  • Carry out routine analysis of final, process control, experimental and effluent samples using a wide range of analytical techniques whilst ensuring that the data produced meets both business and HSEQ compliance requirements
  • Plan own workload ensuring that sample lead-times are met and foresee, communicate and resolve potential priority conflicts as they arise
  • To highlight trends in analytical data and bring these to the attention of QC Team Leader and Production Chemists in a timely manner
  • Carry out first line trouble shooting and resolution of analytical problems so that a reliable service is restored as rapidly as possible. Where this is not possible then the issue should be escalated to the next technical level
  • Provide first line analytical support to satellite plant laboratories as required
  • Carry out non-routine analysis or non-routine/development work with direction from the QC Team Leader
  • Carry out tanker sampling and analysis (subject to authorisation)
  • Ensure that supporting standard work is carried out to ensure smooth running of the laboratory, e.g. calibration of equipment, stores ordering, etc.
  • Help to train new and junior members of staff as directed by the QC team leader
  • Follow laboratory procedures to ensure that work is carried out safely and that satisfactory hygiene/ housekeeping standards are maintained
  • Perform, record and report all analysis in accordance with the established quality system
  • Monitor the performance of analytical equipment and methods and assess the fitness of analytical results
  • Under the direction of the Duty Manager, perform supporting administrative duties during incident management situations


  • Practical experience of a wide variety of analytical laboratory techniques, inc. complex organic samples and routine environmental liquid effluents.
  • Ability to work shifts
  • Knowledge of a wide variety of analytical laboratory skills
  • IT literate
  • Team working/ meeting skills


  • Qualification to a minimum of a related science based HNC or NVQ equivalent, degree preferred.
  • Sufficient industrial experience would supersede stated qualifications.

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Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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  • Agency: SRG
  • Reference: BBBH124046
  • Posted: 7th March 2023
  • Expires: 4th April 2023


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