We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Quality Control Laboratory Technician at our Cadishead site. Reporting to the QC Laboratory Manager, you will be responsible for routine analysis, supporting the operations team on technical issues, and statutory labelling, along with monitoring and investigating quality.
Quality Control Laboratory Technician
Cadishead, Manchester M44 | £27,500 DOE + Company Benefits Package
The candidate will work in a works laboratory & chemical plant environment, following a shift pattern of Monday to Thursday 6am to 2.30pm and Friday 6am to 2.30pm or 9.30am to 6pm on alternate weeks.
About the Company:
With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $14 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.
This is a role with scope for development on a site that has ambitious plans for the future.
Key Responsibilities and Tasks:
+ Routine sampling & analysis of liquid products.
+ Sampling & evaluation of incoming goods, to timescales
+ Calibration & setup of laboratory equipment (GC in particular)
+ Carrying out customer specific testing requirements
+ Administration related to SAP, QC & the laboratory
+ Co-ordinating with production & operations
+ Preparing labelling for products (ADR & GHS)
+ Liaison with 3rd Party testing providers
+ Investigation of product issues & customer complaints
+ Preparing customer samples at short notice
We Are Looking For:
Candidates that hold a scientific qualification or can demonstrate equivalent experience in a similar role, and have the capability to handle analytical chemistry techniques & apparatus. Strong IT, organizational and administrative skills are a must. We place an emphasis on teamwork, and health & safety. Versatile interpersonal skills and the confidence to communicate to a variety of people would also be an advantage.
Along with a competitive salary, we offer:
+ 33 days holiday
+ Holiday buy and sell scheme
+ Discretionary bonus scheme
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Death in service benefits
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers
+ Employee assistance programme
+ Employee share plan
+ Cycle to work scheme
+ Learning & development programmes
+ Career progression opportunities
+ Free onsite parking
We are a great team of people and a great place to work. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.