Laboratory Technician

Location North Somerset
Discipline: Polymers
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££24.6k per year
Contact name: Olivia Hepworth

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Published: 10 days ago

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for a Laboratory Technician to join a leading coatings manufacturer at their site based in Somerset. As a Laboratory Technician, you will work on the development of new and existing coating products, working on both long and short-term projects. You will also conduct a wide range of physical tests on the products to ensure they are within specification.

To be considered for this role, you will have a degree in a scientific field, i.e. Chemistry, with a willingness to learn and develop as full training will be provided.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working on the development on new and existing coatings, on both long and short-term projects
  • Conduct and develop application testing methods throughout the new product development process
  • Provide technical support to relevant stakeholders, providing consistent updates on project progress

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Hold a BSc in a scientific field i.e. Chemistry, Materials Science etc.
  • Previous experience working in an R&D laboratory would be beneficial but is not essential
  • Have a willingness to learn as full training will be provided on processes and products