Chemistry Laboratory Technician

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary See description

Updated 4 days ago

Reference 1390354

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Chemistry Laboratory Technician based in Belfast.

Responsibilities & Duties – Chemistry Laboratory Technician

Salary: £16K

  • Preparation of standards and reagents
  • Organisation and management of sample bottles in stock room/preparation of test kits
  • General laboratory housekeeping, including washing and rinsing bottles
  • Carrying out sample preparation and chemical analysis using a range of techniques, apparatus and instrumentation
  • Data input
  • Recording sample details on receipt at laboratory
  • Preparing samples for despatch to subcontract laboratories – packaging and completing paperwork
  • Maintaining records required for UKAS/ISO 17025 accreditation
  • Any other duties as may be required by the post

Essential Criteria

  • Degree in Chemistry or closely related subject

Desirable Criteria

  • Previous analytical chemistry laboratory experience
  • Knowledge/experience of ISO 17025/UKAS accreditation and the Drinking Water Testing Specification
  • Evidence of ongoing commitment to professional registration in chemistry

Skills/Attributes required (evidence required)

  • Understanding of chemistry principles and analysis
  • Excellent laboratory skills
  • Effective organiser
  • Highly accurate
  • Ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team

To Apply

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Closing date: 22nd February 2019