£18,000 - £22,000 + Benefits
Do you have experience working in laboratory support, as a laboratory technician or in equipment mantenance?
Would you like to work for a growing laboratory and analytical organisation?
SRG has an urgent requirement for a candidate with a laboratory background to work in a support capacity as a Laboratory Support Technician.
The job is for a large established lab based organisation in London which has seen year on year growth. This is not a lab role in itself, and is more focused on maintaining a supply of consumables for use in the lab by the Scientists, and in the maintenance of lab based instrumentation and temperature controlled storage equipment.
Specific Responsibilities of the Laboratory Support Technician will include;
Receiving and storage of laboratory equipment / supplies
Routine calibration, and monitoring of instruments and temperature controled storage areas
Some basic repair and maintenance of electronic instruments and storage areas
Data input supporting routine calibrations and monitoring (within company quality standards)
Oversight of some of the external contracts for maintenance and servicing of equipment
Some manual handling of lab equipment and gas / liquid stocks will be required
To be considered for the Laboratory Support Technician role you will need the following skills and experience;
Exposure to, and ideally working experience in, a laboratory environment.
Demonstrate good communication and team working skills
Work independently, using your own judgment and initiative to determine appropriate actions in routine and non-routine situations
Comprehend and follow procedural guidelines to ensure compliance to stringent quality requirements
Demonstrate proficiency in the use of ICT with particular respect to MS Office suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) and at least a basic understanding of how to use databases (MS Access)
Demonstrate a degree of manual dexterity
Overall, you will need to be methodical in approach and have good communication, organisation and numerical skills together with an ability to handle multiple priorities and work accurately.
Basic scientific background with experience working with analytical instrumentation would be an advantage
In return the company offer a friendly working environment, where there is a strong sense or team working.
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