Lab Technician

Recruiter
Manucomm Recruitment Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£16k - 20k per year + .
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
07 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
Lab Technician / Lab assistant - initially 3month contract may go permanent - Birmingham £16k-£20,033 pro rata

My client, a leading large manufacturing company are now looking to recruit a Laboratory Technician / lab assistant for one of their sites based near Aston, Birmingham. This is an ideal opportunity for you to either grow your career in a Lab based role that offers opportunities and progression for the future or will suit a lab technician looking for a new challenge

As the lab technician you will be responsible for: -

- *Work in accordance to good laboratory practice guidelines
- *Produce samples to meet deadlines under supervision of other technicians
- *Ensure samples are accurately made & appropriately presented
- *Record all observations during samples preparation.
- *Use of laboratory equipment

The successful laboratory technician will have: -

- *At least GCSE Level in Maths and English and Science
- *Previous Food or Drink lab experience
- *Must be able to taste test alcohol
- *Basic computer skills
- *Enthusiasm to learn and apply new skills
- *Good communication skills

This role would suit a candidate seeking a role as a lab assistant, lab technician laboratory assistant, laboratory technician, product tester, quality assistant, quality controller, quality technician or quality administrator

This role is initially a 3 month role working on a rotating shift system. Day shift, Night shift and a Split Day shift. In return the company are offering a salary of £16-17k plus a shift allowance of £100 a week on nights, £50 per week on pm shift and £25 per week when working on the am shifts. You will also be entitled to some additional company benefits