Laboratory Technician

28 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Laboratory Technician Shardlow, Derbyshire Monday to Friday, 08:00 to 17:00 Envigo are going through an exciting period of growth and we want hardworking and reliable individuals like you to come and join us. We are currently recruiting for a Laboratory Technician to work with the Analytical Services team based at our site in Shardlow, Derbyshire. The Analytical Services departments perform an extensive range of testing and are looking for experienced technician's to join our team of scientists. This position involves development and validation of analytical methods to trace levels in water and environmental matrices, and routine analysis of test samples from ecotoxicology studies performed to GLP. As a Laboratory Technician your responsibilities will include: Use GC, HPLC, GCMS, LCMS and LCMS/MS as well as classical wet chemistry techniquesMaintenance of Facilities and Laboratory documentation to satisfy the requirements of GLPRoutine analysis of test samplesDevelopment and validation of methods and analytical proceduresData checkingMaintenance and validation of equipment The skills and experience we are looking for are: Ideally you will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in Chemistry or a related subject, however, applicants without degree qualification but with significant suitable experience, particularly instrumentation, method development/validation and good laboratory practice will be considered.Chromatography is an important aspect of the post and the experience of Agilent instrumentation and EZChrom/chemstation software would be advantageousExcellent communication and written skills are also essential due to the requirement to record GLP data accurately. If you are professional, forward thinking, enthusiastic and highly motivated, then we want you to join us and help us achieve our mission - to be the best company to work with and the best company to work for. Envigo ++++ + Generous holiday allowance + Excellent training & development opportunities + Pension contributions + Life Assurance + A range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle