Chemical Technician-Analytical-Chemicals-Permanent-Berkshire

Bracknell, England
+ Excellent Company Benefits
Oct 18, 2016
Oct 24, 2016
Gareth Emmett
Result Type
Position Type
Full Time

Chemical Laboratory Technician - Chemistry - Chemicals - Analytical - Berkshire - Permanent - £ Competitive + Excellent Benefits?

Due to continued expansion a leading chemical company currently requires a Chemical Technician to their Oxidation team at their state of the art facility based in Berkshire.

As a key focus of your role you will perform industry and other laboratory tests as required, completing preliminary analysis and recording data.


1Competently perform Oxidation testing using established test methods. Assist in the development and modification of test methods if required.

2Complete analysis and enter test results into the LIMS database to the required timescales and communicate results to appropriate parties as required.

3Operate analytical equipment competently and in accordance with the test procedure. If required take responsibility for the calibration, maintenance and troubleshooting of the laboratory equipment and/or instrumentation necessary to perform the required test.

4Maintain work area in a neat, clean, and safe condition.

5Maintain adequate level of specific, as well as general technical knowledge through training so as to perform required duties competently.

6Ensure that ISO procedures and documentation is maintained on all ISO or quality related activities. Maintain an up-to-date understanding of the ISO requirements.


*Degree or equivalent level qualification in Chemistry (or related subjects)
*Effective oral and written communication skills
*Good attention to detail
*Ability to complete basic laboratory procedures with intermediate to minimal supervision
*Ability to demonstrate basic knowledge of safe laboratory practices and procedures
*Ability to demonstrate a basic knowledge of laboratory terminology and basic equipment use

If you possess experience in any of the following tests / techniques this will beneficial:
*CEC L-48-A
*ASTM D943 Life TOST
*ASTM D4310 1000Hr TOST
*ASTM D6971 Ruler

Salary - £ Competitive + Excellent company Benefits