Laboratory Technician - Materials- Physical Testing- Cambs-£18k

Cambridgeshire, England
GBP18000.00 per annum
Sep 20, 2016
Oct 18, 2016
Katie Pink
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Position Type
Full Time

Laboratory Technician - Materials- Physical Testing- Cambs-£18k

A materials manufacturer is growing and require additional support within their Quality Control Laboratory. As a laboratory technician you will be responsible for the materials testing of their textile products and testing of customer samples. You will ideally hold a degree in Chemistry, Materials Science or Physics and have some previous lab experience. Any experience with textiles or smart materials would be an advantage.

Job Role

Physical testing of products to ensure it complies with the required standards both in process and after completion.Testing of customer samples in comparison to company products for development and sales purposes.Technical and Development Trials Arranging samples for external testing requirements. Maintenance of lab calibration system


* Minimum of a degree in Chemistry, Materials Science or Physics

* Experience in a similar lab environment is preferred, although training will be given to suitable candidates

* Prior materials testing experience is an advantage

* You must be conscientious, with attention to detail and able to manage their time and work priorities.

* The ability to work to strict deadlines is essential and a flexible attitude to working hours is required.

* The ability to communicate well within the company at various levels. Having the confidence to support the labs processes and the decisions of the team, once they are familiar and comfortable with the way the lab works.

This role works on a shift pattern as follows:

07:00-15:00 and 12:00-20:00, with Fridays regularly being 11:00-19:00

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