Lab technician - Chemistry

20 Aug 2019
17 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is a market leader in liquid fertilisers in the UK and manufactures and exports a unique range of plant nutrients and crop health worldwide.They are currently recruiting for a lab technician, Key Duties:

* Quality Control of manufactured products and raw materials

* Documenting test results and reporting these where necessary

* Production of Safety Data Sheets for products and raw materials, and subsequently assign CLP label requirements and transport classifications.

* Production of Certificates of Analysis, and other documentation relevant to product registration

* Production of Laboratory samples of current formulations

* Production of samples for external analysis

* Performing routine analysis of products as part of the quality control process

* General laboratory housekeeping

Candidate Profile

* The candidate would ideally have a degree in Chemistry or a related field, however other qualifications (HNC/HND) or relevant experience will be considered

* The candidate must have a good background understanding of Chemistry and experience working with complex mixtures is desirable, though not essential.

* Experience of working in a busy, industrial laboratory is desirable, but not essential as full training will be provided

* The candidate must have excellent communication skills, and to work well within a busy team.

* They must be able to work competently, and independently once training has been given.

* The role requires a good mathematical ability and computer literacy

* Excellent organisational skills are required, along with the ability to work to deadlines

* The candidate must be self-motivated and have a desire to develop their job role to suit the company needs