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Laboratory Technician

A vacancy has arisen for a full-time, permanent, Laboratory Technician within the Technical Department. 


Hours of work:               6am – 3pm or 8am – 4pm on a rota basis (alternate weeks).

                                         Monday-Friday (including bank hols except Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Years Day)

                                         Occasional out of hours callouts may be required in emergency situations.


Job Purpose:                   To maintain the day to day running of the laboratory providing an efficient and accurate testing service in compliance with CLAS standards.


What the role includes:


  • Carrying out analysis, preparation, and recording of product samples, identifying anomalies.
  • Reporting results to appropriate departments in a timely manner
  • Monitoring and controlling the legality of all products
  • Carry out calibration on analysers and accuracy monitoring checks
  • Ensure the laboratory and all associated equipment is kept hygienic and tidy
  • Carry out swabbing of production areas where required


What we’re looking for:


Skills, Abilities and Attitudes:

  • Strong attention to detail in performance of analyses
  • Able to demonstrate a high level of accuracy when conducting tests
  • A working knowledge of CLAS requirements
  • The ability to work logically and systematically to procedures especially under pressure
  • The ability to work as part of a team or unsupervised
  • The ability to clearly communicate test results both written and verbally to relevant parties
  • A flexible attitude and willingness to help colleagues when required
  • Committed to personal development and continuous improvement
  • An understanding of the importance of confidentiality
  • Basic computer skills


For more information, a full job description or to apply, please email a CV to


The closing date for applications is Friday 28th May.

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