Lab Technologist

Location West Yorkshire
Discipline: Materials
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££22k - 25k per year
Contact name: Liam Connerton

Contact email: Liam.Connerton@sciencesr.com
Job ref: 6132
Published: 6 months ago

Science Solutions Recruitment are looking to recruit a Lab Technologist for one of our clients based in West Yorkshire.

To be considered for this position as a Lab Technologist you will ideally possess a degree in Materials Science, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a similar field

As a Lab Technologist you will be working in an R&D lab where you will be responsible for prototyping, characterising and testing new materials within the business.

Role requirements:

  • HND/OND as an absolute minimum in Materials Science, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or a similar field. Bachelors/Masters educated in one of these fields is highly desirable.
  • Previous experience in an R&D lab is highly desirable but not essential.
  • Basic understanding of various materials characterisation techniques is essential.

Role responsibilities:

  • Actively assist in the development of new products and processes within the business, helping to improve them.
  • Operate lab equipment and pilot manufacturing facilities on a daily basis.
  • Prepare sample materials for in-depth analysis and testing.
  • Ensure that the lab is kept spotless, well-stocked and maintaining accurate records of your work to present to your line manager.