Graduate Laboratory Technician - Chemical Analysis

19500.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual
07 Apr 2021
05 May 2021
Start Date
Lab Technician - Chemicals

TEC Partners are pleased to be working with a market leader in liquid fertilisers in the UK who manufacture and export a diverse product range across the UK, and internationally.

As part of ongoing expansion in the business, they are looking to hire a candidate who will be responsible for safe, efficient and accurate laboratory technician work in King's Lynn.

Lab Technician Responsibilities:

Chemical Analyses of customer samples and reporting of results
Other Laboratory work depending on business requirements
Quality control of products
Evaluation of raw materials
Documenting test results
Working in accordance with good laboratory practice and guidelines
Labelling and storage of samples
Developing new formulations
Developing and testing of new products
Ordering of laboratory chemicals and consumables
General housekeeping of the working areas

Lab Technician Requirements:

The successful candidate will ideally be degree qualified, preferably in Chemistry or a related subject. Previous laboratory experience would be preferred, although full training will be provided.

General analytical chemistry knowledge is essential, producing reliable test results
Excellent analytical skills, and demonstrable capability of working with complex mixtures
Experience in analysis of biological wastewater and anaerobic digestion samples is an advantage, but not essential as training will be provided
Knowledge of using inductively coupled plasma (ICP), gas chromatography (GC) and Segmented Flow Analyser would be advantageous, but not essential as training will be provided
Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Effective communication of laboratory results
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Be a good team worker demonstrating loyalty and commitment to the Company and other team members.
Self-motivated and dependable with exceptional attention to detail

40 hours per week (nominally 08:00am - 16:30pm); some extended hours during busy periods may be required.

A clean UK driving license would be a benefit as some inter site travel may be required.

In return, our client is offering an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing team in a fast-paced environment. You will receive a competitive salary, alongside a comprehensive benefits package. If this role sounds of interest, our client is looking to hire immediately, so do not hesitate to apply