Laboratory Technician

Location Lancashire
Discipline: Polymers
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££28k - 32k per year
Contact name: Olivia Hepworth

Contact email:
Job ref: 7852
Published: 4 days ago

QC Technician (9-month temporary position)

An exciting new opportunity is available for a QC Lab Technician on a temporary (9 month) basis at a leading polymer manufacturer in the Lancashire area. As the QC Lab Technician you will be responsible for undertaking Quality Control testing and reporting any non-conformances. You will also be responsible for preparing and maintaining laboratory equipment.

As QC Lab Technician you will have previous experience in a Laboratory and/or Quality Control environment. You will also have a relevant higher vocational qualification or above in a scientific discipline.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain laboratory equipment and area.
  • QC testings of materials and end products.
  • Materials testings: DSC, tensile, impact.
  • Identify non-conforming materials.
  • Manage day to day problem solving.


  • Previous industrial experience in a QC environment.
  • Experience within the polymer field would be useful.
  • Experience with mechanical/materials testing is highly desirable.
  • HND and higher in a scientific discipline.

If this is of interest to you, please apply here, or contact:

Olivia Hepworth – Recruitment Consultant – Polymers & Materials