Lab Technician - Shepton Mallet

Riverside Recruitment Limited
Shepton Mallet
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job: Lab Technician

Location: Outskirts of Shepton Mallet

Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 (Depending on experience and qualifications)

Hours: 8am to 4.30pm - Monday to Friday.

Our Client is a leading manufacturer of non-metallic insulation cladding for the oil and gas market.

Due to expansion and growth they are now seeking a Lab technician to join the production and laboratory team.

You will be reporting to the production manager, this is a production based role supporting the laboratory as required. To ensure the day to day production quality inspections and operations are constantly monitored to ensue a quality of standards. You will be liaising to the production, quality control and Research and development teams on a daily basis to define a balanced set of guidelines that are acceptable and achievable.

Due to a dust and chemical presence on site this position would not suit anyone whom suffers with any respiratory/breathing problems i.e Asthma or skin allergies

Essential Requirements:

  • Strong educational background in Maths, Chemistry and Physics
  • Knowledge of Oil and Gas products
  • Understanding of ISO quality standards
  • Efficient in the MS packages i.e. Word, Excel & Outlook
  • Good communication skills, be self confident and a rational thinker
  • Issuing of Analytical non-conformance reports.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure.
  • Willing to support other departments as and when required.
  • Own transport due to location of site
  • Excellent command of the English language

In return for hard work and a passion to succeed in a pressure based environment, a flexible approach to commit appropriately, our client is offering a salary ranging from £18,000- £23,000 per annum based on experience or qualifications. The company has a pension scheme and the holiday allowance is 5.6 weeks per full holiday year.