Laboratory Technician - Staffordshire

  • Salary: £17,000 - £18,000
  • REF Number: 00045507
  • Consultant: Natalie Wood
  • Contact: 01246 457700
  • Date Published: 15.05.2019
  • Sector: Materials, Chemicals
  • Location: West Midlands
  • Discipline: Research And Development, Organic Chemistry

We are recruiting for a Laboratory Technician to join an adhesives manufacturing company based in Staffordshire, on a full time, permanent basis.

The main purpose of your role will be to support the Development Chemist and/or Technical Manager in development & evaluation work on specially selected projects as agreed by the business.

Further responsibilities of this Laboratory Technician will include:

  • To produce laboratory samples of new formulations for evaluation using designated laboratory mixing equipment.

  • Testing & evaluation of solvented adhesives, sealants & newly developed products.

  • Technical support for other departments in all relevant areas of quality and process development as may be required.

  • Provide assistance and support for the marketing & sales team as required.

  • Provide clear concise reports both oral and written in support of the project work.

  • Maintain a clean laboratory workplace in accordance with Laboratory procedures.As a Laboratory Technician, you will have the following qualifications, skills and experience:

  • A minimum of an 'A' level or equivalent in Chemistry or closely related subject.
  • The job holder must have good communication skills and be competent in the use of IT.
  • An awareness and understanding of the Laboratory environment is essential.
  • The role requires a self-starter, able to work on own initiative, work to deadlines and meet targets.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Natalie Wood on 01246 457700 or email nwood@ckscience.co.uk. Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 45507 in all correspondence.

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