Lab Technician

Recruiter
On Line People Limited
Location
Wilton, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Aug 2019
Closes
23 Aug 2019
Ref
1237651303
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
On Line People Limited are currently looking for a Lab Technician to work for one of our major clients based in Wilton. This is a contract positions for approx. 12 months.

The main function of a Lab Technician is conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses in laboratories for quality, process control or to develop new products or knowledge.

A typical Lab Technician is responsible for creating new products and processes or improving existing ones for clients.

Job Responsibilities:

* Analyse organic and inorganic compounds to determine chemical and physical properties, composition, structure, relationships and reactions.

* Improve and customize products, equipment, formulas, processes and analytical methods.

* Compile and analyse test information to determine process or equipment operating efficiency and to diagnose malfunctions

* Write technical papers and reports and prepare standards and specifications for processes, facilities, products or tests.

* Prepare test solutions, compounds and reagents for laboratory personnel to conduct tests.

* Confer with scientists and engineers to conduct analyses of research projects and assist in the interpretation of test results.

Skills:

* Verbal and written communication skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving skills.

* Basic ability to work independently and manage one's time.

* Basic knowledge of the chemical composition, structure and properties of substances and of the chemical processes and transformations that they undergo

* Basic ability to analyse data and accurately document and record results.

Education/Experience:

* Bachelor's degree in chemistry or a related discipline required.

Advanced degree preferred.

* 0-2 years' experience required

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