Laboratory Assistant

Recruiter
The Purely Recruitment Company
Location
Oxfordshire
Salary
19000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 May 2019
Closes
14 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Who will I be working for?

A friendly, progressive and profitable company with an exciting future of growth and expansion, offering a wonderful modern working environment on Milton park.

What will I be doing?

Supporting the chemistry team in daily laboratory service activities, ensuring standard operating procedures and health & safety requirements are maintained at all times.

Job Role tasks in further detail:

Liaise with Warehouse team to ensure stock levels of safety equipment, personal protective equipment and consumables are maintained, instigating re-ordering as required.

  • General chemistry tasks including handling various hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals on a daily basis.

    • Performing housekeeping and maintenance duties in the non-GMP and cGMP Laboratories to ensure that safety, hygiene and quality standards are maintained.
    • Reporting faults, and instigating repairs working with Engineering team
    • Transfer waste materials for safe disposal
    • Assisting in project start-up/shut-down activities in the production laboratories
    • Ensure all written instructions and directions are followed.
    • Manage workload to meet tight deadlines with minimal supervision

What skills and experience do I need?

This role requires a strong all rounder: communicating well with others, using initiative with confidence and professionalism as well as a strong team player. The ideal candidate will have:

  • A level/HND/BTEC (or equivalent) in Chemistry
  • Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team and to liaise with different departments
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent Organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to follow Environmental, Health and Safety and Quality procedures
  • Highly motivated individual
  • Knowledge of Chemical industry

What else do I need to know?

This is a permanent role required on a full-time hours basis, Monday to Friday.

Great benefits support this role alongside free parking on site and the facilities across Milton park as well as a supportive working environment.

The Purely Recruitment Company is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment.