Laboratory Technician / Stockist

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£15k to £22k, commensurate with experience
19 Oct 2018
16 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Laboratory Technician / Stockist

Durham Magneto Optics Ltd (DMO) manufactures scientific equipment for use by researchers, specializing in the overlap between optics and nanotechnology.

The role-holder will be working in a small but highly effective team with wide-ranging expertise. Significant on-the-job training is offered for candidates eager to grow technical and other skills. Advancement is available through informal apprenticeship and transition into production roles.

The role-holder will contribute to a number of different areas to support the smooth running of production as well as Research & Development activities, including:

  • Stock management (goods inwards, inventory control and movement of goods)
  • Laboratory management (organisation and maintenance of work spaces)
  • Despatch (goods outwards and packing)
  • Production Support (kitting and minor assembly)

There are no formal qualifications required for this role. However, the successful candidate is likely to possess the following attributes :-

Essential: -

  • Team player suited to small, collaborative environment
  • Ready to learn
  • Have an eye for detail
  • Computer literate
  • Numerate and articulate
  • Physically fit

The successful candidate may also have experience in one or more of the following :

  • MS Excel
  • Stock-keeping
  • Light assembly and/or DIY
  • Machining or wiring

If you believe you have the right attribute for this role and are interested in working within a team of specialised and highly-motivated individuals, please send your CV with current salary, your remuneration expectations and a short covering letter to Ian Harris

If your details are of interest, you may be invited to hold an informal telephone conversation with the Chief Financial Officer, followed by an interview with the Chief Technology Officer.

Contract : Permanent, full time although part-time would be considered.