Laboratory Technician

Location
Consett, Durham
Salary
£13,552.50 – £14,040.00
Posted
23 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Due to growth DETS are currently looking for a Laboratory Technician to join the Inorganics department

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and extraction of analytical samples and reagents including basic analysis using classical wet chemistry techniques in accordance with laboratory test procedures.
  • Basic laboratory testing where appropriate
  • The Calculation of results.
  • Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are adhered to.
  • Ensuring Quality procedures are adhered to.
  • Data entry into LIMS.
  • Calibration, equipment and balance checks
  • Housekeeping, ensuring the laboratory work area is clean, tidy and free from rubbish.
  • Part of the weekend rota team.

    Person Specification

    Qualifications

  • A minimum of G.C.S.E grade C or above in Science, Maths and English or two years laboratory experience.

Experience

  • No experience necessary if the qualification requirements are satisfied.

Competencies, Skills and Behaviours

Desirable:

  • Industry Experience

Essential:

  • Proactive approach to work
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability use initiative
  • Good communicator
  • Basic computer skills

    37.5 hours per week + overtime

    Salary: £13,552.50 – 14,040.00

More jobs like this