Production Technician - Laboratory (Entry Level)

Southampton, Hampshire
11 Jan 2019
08 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Production Technician - Laboratory (Entry Level)
Southampton, Hampshire
Are you looking to embark on a laboratory career as a Production Technician or get back into this field? Want to join an international group that’s helping the healthcare industry combat cancer and diseases? If so, read on.
The Company
Our client is a leading provider of lab equipment and solutions. They have thousands of happy customers based across the globe and have a real ambition to drive their business forward and achieve even more.
They currently have an exciting new venture in the works to develop kits and services in collaboration with some of the industry’s largest players.
As the company grow, they are now looking for an additional Production Technician to help support their manufacturing operations.
The Benefits
- Competitive salary commiserate with the level of the role
- Team lunches and social events
- Healthcare
- Pension scheme
- Life assurance
- 25 days’ holiday
If you are looking for an entry-level opportunity and a stable career, this is the role you’ve been looking for.
This is the perfect role in which to build a decent level of skill in scientific production and our client is keen to hear from those who hold GCSE-level qualifications and are ready to start training or those with previous lab or production experience who are eager to get back into this field.
You’ll discover a great environment, a team-focused mentality and a strong range of benefits to support competitive salaries.
Your Role
As a Production Technician, you’ll be working in our client’s laboratory environment helping them to build diagnostic kits.
Supporting day-to-day manufacturing activities, you will:
- Take instruction from your line manager, Production and Quality Control Teams regarding manufacturing priorities
- Work to standard operating procedures and quality requirements
- Re-stock the lab
- Ensure items are stored correctly
- Keep notes and records for the products manufactures
- Label and package products
About You
To be considered as a Production Technician, you will need:
- Good communication and interpersonal skills
- A proactive approach
- At a minimum, GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade A* - C (9 – 4 new grading) in Maths, English and Science
- The willingness to learn
- Previous experience as a lab technician within the production or manufacturing sector
Our client is eager to hear from candidates who’ve worked as, or would like to become, a Laboratory Assistant, Lab Assistant, Lab Technician, Laboratory Support Assistant, or New Product Development Technician.
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Working hours: 37.5 hours per week