Lab Technician

  • Location:

    Trafford Park, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18,000 - £22,000

  • Contact:

    Halecroft Recruitment Ltd

  • Contact email:

    register@halecroftrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    88

  • Published:

    12 days ago

  • Consultant:

    Lydia Whitelegg

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-26

Our client based in Trafford Park is looking to recruit a Lab Technician on a permanent basis…

Hours: Mon - Fri Shifts: 6am – 2.15pm, 6.30am – 2.45pm, 2.30pm – 10.45pm

Salary: Starting at living wage after 6 months rising to £20k and after 12 months rising to £22k

  • Accurate weighing and mixing of components following standard procedures
  • Formulating/concentration calculations of products to be manufactured
  • Meticulous attention to detail and record-keeping
  • Safe handling of chemicals
  • Quantitative chemical analysis of finished product
  • General housekeeping of laboratory
  • Daily maintenance of laboratory instruments
  • Testing samples during production
  • QC checks on finished products
  • Recording all results ensuring attention to detail and accuracy
  • Supporting with stock checks
  • Lifting containers/ barrels
  • Bringing chemicals into the lab

 

Requirements:

Scientific/Chemical (manufacturing) background highly desirable

Good I.T. & communication skills, MS Word & Excel