Development Laboratory Technician

Recruiter
JTH Recruitment Ltd
Location
St Martins
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Dynamic, expanding and successful FMCG client are looking to recruit a Development Technician to support the Formulation Manager, produce development samples to meet agreed timelines and customer requirements and manage the stability testing. This role offers a chance to join a and be part of a professional and friendly team. The client are based North of Peterborough, easily commutable from Peterborough, Stamford, Wansford, Corby, Spalding and Northampton, Grantham, Market Deeping.

The hours of work are Mon - Fri 08:00-16:30.

The successful candidate will possess/be:

  • Capable of making up samples from a formulation sheet or BOM (bill of material).
  • Experience of stability/ compatibility testing.
  • Excellent communication skills and an analytical approach to problem solving.
  • Ability to manage time effectively and efficiently, work with minimal supervision and due to the extensive product portfolio, commitment and fantastic organisation skills are a must.
  • The ability to work well under pressure, prioritise and have excellent attention to detail. Ensure that all Development records are maintained, up to date and accurate.

Education & Experience:

  • Experience of working in a fast paced FMCG lab would be advantageous.
  • Degree or equivalent in a scientific or related discipline
  • Excellent computer skills, (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Experience of working to GMP
  • Familiar with/ aware of the latest EU Cosmetic Regulations and REACH would be advantageous

This is a great time to join a company that are growing and developing. If you are looking for a company that really looking after their staff and you want to work with like minded professional and friendly individuals this would be a great company to join.