Lab Technician

Location Hitchin, Hertfordshire, England
Discipline: Pharmaceutical
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££16 - £20 per annum
Contact name: Liam Smith

Contact email: admin@superadmin.sciencesr
Job ref: BBBH2893_1629812459
Published: 27 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Job Function: To support the QC team with day to day tasks. Accurate and efficient processing of workload and to perform any other tasks assigned by the Laboratory Manager and Senior Analyst.

Salary: £16-£20k.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Adhering to Regulations and laboratory policies regarding health and safety and to maintain a clean hygienic working environment
  • Participate in training program and undergoing further training as required and participating in schemes to ensure on-going competence.
  • Testing of Water in line with documented procedures
  • Testing of Effluent using Gas Chromatography (full training provided) and other documented procedures.
  • Coordinating the collection, handling and storage of samples received into the laboratory according to documented procedures including booking of samples on LIMS and generating the required documentation.
  • Calibration/ maintenance of appropriate Laboratory Equipment.
  • Removing expired reagents weekly and monthly and placing on order as appropriate.
  • Cleaning (where required) and storage of laboratory glassware and equipment.
  • Any other duties as defined by the laboratory manager.

Education and Experience:

  • Previous experience within quality control in a GMP manufacturing facility is advantageous but is not required.
  • Educated to a good general standard including, English, Mathematics and Science.
  • Knowledge of COSHH and SAGE are advantageous but are not essential as full training will be provided.

Personal Characteristics:

  • Drive, determined, organised and logical thinking.
  • Demonstrate good time management and management of customer expectations.
  • Ability to work autonomously with good attention to detail.

Please contact Liam Smith on 01925 909043 or