Technician Scientist Apprenticeship - Level 5

Johnson Matthey Plc
08 Sep 2020
23 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Johnson Matthey currently have an opportunity for an apprenticeship to become qualified as a Level 5 Technician Scientist. You will be working as part of the Production Control and Evaluation Team primarily in a supportive role to the Laboratory Analysts. Work will include the preparing and analysing samples and supporting the manning of the Labs internal stores.

It is expected that the successful candidate on completing the L5 qualification would continue onto a Level 6 Analyst (Degree equivalent) apprenticeship.

Johnson Matthey ('JM') is a FTSE 100 specialty chemicals company with a market capitalisation of GBP6.4bn. It is a leader in sustainable technologies, underpinned by science and with a reputation for world class innovation. The group is highly profitable, (operating profit of GBP493m in the year to March 2017), but it believes that performance should not be measured by profit alone - it is also about running the business in the most sustainable way. Founded in 1817, Johnson Matthey has grown to a company employing circa 13,000 people with operations in over thirty countries worldwide.

Key responsibilities

?? Ensure all regulations with regards to EHS and security are strictly observed;

?? Prepare samples for analysis submitted by approved procedure with due regard to required accuracy, precision and delivery times;

?? Ensure consumables stocked to minimum levels for Laboratory Analysts;

?? Carry out some routine analysis on samples;

?? Ensure work is performed at minimum cost by making efficient use of time, equipment and materials;

?? Ensure that the integrity of the samples and process are maintained at all times;

?? Attend approved training courses as requested;

?? Complete all apprenticeship related work on time and to the required standard;

?? To take on any other duties which are within the employee's skills and abilities whenever reasonably instructed.

Are you the ideal candidate?

You will have/be:

?? Full Level 3 Science qualification such as BTEC Diploma/Extended Diploma in Applied Science or 2 A Levels in Science/Maths or Access to HE Diploma or equivalent...... click apply for full job details