Quality Control Laboratory Technician - Chemicals

Expiring today

10 May 2019
23 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Quality Control Laboratory Technician - Global Chemicals Leader
Irlam, Manchester M44
Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits Package

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Quality Control Laboratory Technician at our Cadishead site.

Reporting to the QC Laboratory Manager, you will be responsible for routine analysis, supporting the operations team on technical issues, and statutory labelling, along with monitoring and investigating quality.

This is a role with scope for development on a site that has ambitious plans for the future.

About the Company:

With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $10 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

+ Routine sampling & analysis of liquid products.
+ Sampling & evaluation of incoming goods, to timescales
+ Calibration & setup of laboratory equipment (GC in particular)
+ Carrying out customer specific testing requirements
+ Administration related to SAP, QC & the laboratory
+ Co-ordinating with production & operations
+ Preparing labelling for products (ADR & GHS)
+ Liaison with 3rd Party testing providers
+ Investigation of product issues & customer complaints
+ Preparing customer samples at short notice

The candidate will work in a works laboratory & chemical plant environment, following a pattern of early & late day shifts.

We Are Looking For:

Candidates that hold a scientific qualification or equivalent, and have the capability to handle analytical chemistry techniques & apparatus. Strong IT, organizational and administrative skills are a must. We place an emphasis on Team Work, and Health & Safety. Versatile interpersonal skills and the confidence to communicate to a variety of people would be an advantage.

Along with a competitive salary, we offer:

+ 33 days holiday
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Death in service benefit
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers
+ Free onsite parking

We are a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you'd expect from the world leader at what we do. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!

Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager

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