Temporary Lab Technician

Posted on Oct 08, 2019
Description

Our client in Frome is looking for a Lab Technician to join their friendly team. Ideally you will have experience working within either a chemistry or micro laboratory as the role requires you to carry out chemical and microbiological tests. The main tasks and responsibilities are as follows:

*To be able to carry out all tests within both the Chemistry and Microbiology labs.
*To work safely regarding personal safety and the safety of colleagues and others.
*To be able to carry out environmental and plant hygiene swabs
*To be able to collate all out of spec’ results on the daily exception report and
circulate to the designated list.
*To be able to ensure that all stock is rotated correctly, conduct stock-takes and
notify the lab management when there is a need to order more stock
*To prepare microbiological media and operate autoclaves.
*To conduct internal audits to given schedule
*To dispose of waste in a safe manner and observe environmental safety.
*To carry out housekeeping duties as directed by the lab management/ housekeeping
schedules.
*To undertake routine Quality Controls, and to participate in internal and externally
sourced Quality Assessment schemes to measure team and individual testing
competence.
*To be able to work unsupervised but within an agreed work schedule.
*To be competent with use of lab database LIMs
*To determine and act on non-complying results by communicating information and
following up with re-sampling and re-testing.
*To use positive release systems for product ingredients and finished products
*To respond to requests for product release by email/telephone

If this role sounds of interest to you, or for further information, please send a copy of your CV or contact us on 01761 235 741.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Business where this vacancy is concerned.

Job Summary

Reference
LAB081019_1570529442
Category
Manufacturing and Production
Job type
Temporary
Location
Frome , Somerset
Salary
Negotiable
Description

Our client in Frome is looking for a Lab Technician to join their friendly team. Ideally you will have experience working within either a chemistry or micro laboratory as the role requires you to carry out chemical and microbiological tests. The main tasks and responsibilities are as follows:

*To be able to carry out all tests within both the Chemistry and Microbiology labs.
*To work safely regarding personal safety and the safety of colleagues and others.
*To be able to carry out environmental and plant hygiene swabs
*To be able to collate all out of spec’ results on the daily exception report and
circulate to the designated list.
*To be able to ensure that all stock is rotated correctly, conduct stock-takes and
notify the lab management when there is a need to order more stock
*To prepare microbiological media and operate autoclaves.
*To conduct internal audits to given schedule
*To dispose of waste in a safe manner and observe environmental safety.
*To carry out housekeeping duties as directed by the lab management/ housekeeping
schedules.
*To undertake routine Quality Controls, and to participate in internal and externally
sourced Quality Assessment schemes to measure team and individual testing
competence.
*To be able to work unsupervised but within an agreed work schedule.
*To be competent with use of lab database LIMs
*To determine and act on non-complying results by communicating information and
following up with re-sampling and re-testing.
*To use positive release systems for product ingredients and finished products
*To respond to requests for product release by email/telephone

If this role sounds of interest to you, or for further information, please send a copy of your CV or contact us on 01761 235 741.

Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Business where this vacancy is concerned.