Laboratory Assistant - Entry Level Opportunity

Runcorn, Cheshire
£13,928 - £16,630
16 Jan 2019
13 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Laboratory Assistant - Entry Level Opportunity 
Runcorn, Cheshire 

Are you a highly-organised individual looking to embark on a rewarding career as a Laboratory Assistant? Want to significantly increase your skill-set and get your foot in the door of a well-established business? If so, read on.  

The Company  

Our client is an independent, privately owned company that provides a specialised range of quality products aimed at Life Science customers. They are now looking for a Laboratory Assistant to join their dedicated team in Runcorn. 

The Benefits  

- Salary of £13,928 - £16,630 
- Pension 
- Excellent training  

This is a brilliant opportunity to take the first step in your career with a company that’s renowned for their technical excellence and commitment to quality.  

Boasting great facilities and an engaging work environment, our client will support you to increase your knowledge and play an important role in their production processes.  

The Role  

As a Laboratory Assistant, you will help to prepare and manufacture our client’s quality products.  

In this varied role, your duties will involve:  

- Ensuring the cleanliness of the laboratory areas and equipment 
- Cleaning laboratory glassware and storage vessels 
- Monitoring inventory levels 
- Preparing vials and bottles for sale 
- Processing and fulfilling customer orders

About You  

While no experience is required, to be considered, you’ll need:  

- At a minimum, GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade A* - C (9 – 4 new grading) in Maths, English and Science  
- The ability to work to procedures and accurately completed documentation  
- Strong communication skills  
- The ability to prioritise your workload  
- A great eye for detail  

Ideally, you’ll have an A Level qualification (or equivalent) in Science, but this isn’t essential. Experience of working in a team would be beneficial, as would experience of working in a busy and highly variable environment. 

Other companies may call this role Lab Assistant, Production Lab Assistant, Trainee Laboratory Technician, Junior Production Technician, Trainee Production Lab Technician or Trainee Laboratory Assistant.   

Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be. 

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