Laboratory Technician / Lab Assistant

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P7374
  • Date Posted: 18 October 2021
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West England
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive + Benefits
  • Sector: Manufacturing, Scientific
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

 Laboratory Technician / Lab Assistant Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West England Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Laboratory Technician / Lab Assistant with experience in a laboratory environment is required to assist with developing fabric coating formulations and measuring the resulting product's physical and mechanical performance for a for a well-established company based in Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West England.

 

SALARY: Competitive + Benefits

BENEFITS: 28 days holiday including of bank holidays, rising by 1 day per year competed, pension scheme, life assurance (after probationary period), free parking

LOCATION: Stockport, Greater Manchester, North West England

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: Days – 07:30-16:30 // 2 shifts 06:00-14:00/13:45-22:00 (40 hour week plus 15 mins hand over per day)

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Laboratory Technician / Lab Assistant with experience in a laboratory environment to assist with developing fabric coating formulations and measuring the resulting product's physical and mechanical performance.

Working as the Laboratory Technician / Lab Assistant you will assist in the recording of production batch data in line with specifications whilst gaining a detailed understanding of the systems and operational running of the dispensing and mixing department.

As the Laboratory Technician / Lab Assistant you will ensure an accurate and current database of chemical MSDS is maintained.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the Laboratory Technician / Lab Assistant will include:

  • To assist in developing fabric coating formulations and measuring the resulting product's physical and mechanical performance
  • To ensure all development and testing work is fully documented in a clear and logical format
  • To assist in introducing new formulations, products and procedures, on the coating and mixing plant
  • To assist with Q.C. systems and procedures within the laboratory and production department
  • To gain a detailed understanding of the systems and operational running of the dispensing and mixing department
  • To assist in the recording of production batch data in line with specifications
  • Assessment and testing of finished products with the Q.C. Manager
  • To monitor chemical stock inventory, storage requirements, and the safe storage of chemical products within the warehouse in collaboration with the Production Manager
  • To ensure an accurate and current database of chemical MSDS is maintained
  • To assist in training the correct and safe use of chemicals, mixing systems, and formulation
  • To undertake any other projects as defined by the General Manager
  • To ensure accurate and detailed records of all routine laboratory testing
  • Your workplace and the working area must be kept clean and tidy. You must adhere to the Company's Health and Safety standards as defined in the Health and Safety Policy
  • Perform within the requirements of your position and maintain the Company's Internal Quality procedures

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Recognised qualification in textile, colour chemistry would be advantageous
  • Experience in a textile manufacturing environment would be advantageous
  • Experience in colour matching would be advantageous
  • Experience in a laboratory environment is essential

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P7374

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