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Job ID
Posting Date
Web Recruit Ltd
Job type
Full time
28,000.00 - 28,000.00  per year
Plus Pension & Life Assurance
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Web Recruit Ltd

Research & Development Laboratory Technician

Job description

Research & Development Laboratory Technician  
Runcorn, Cheshire  
Up to £28,000 Plus Pension & Life Assurance   

Our client is an independent, privately owned company that provides a specialised range of quality products aimed at Life Science customers. They are now looking for a Research & Development Laboratory Technician to join their growing team.  

If you are an R&D laboratory technician, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop a challenging, yet highly rewarding career with an exciting, new company.   

Fostering a friendly and team-oriented culture, our client offers excellent development opportunities, as well as the chance to help take the department forward as the company grows.  

As a Research & Development Laboratory Technician, you will support our client’s research and development activities within their laboratory.  

In this diverse role, you’ll investigate and produce feasibility reports for proposed products and process in a UKAS accredited ISO 17025 environment.  

Specifically, you will:  

- Design and build prototype equipment 
- Conduct validations of processes, ensuring they are fit for purpose and in compliance with international standards  
- Record, analyse and interpret data and information accurately  
- Write reports  
- Develop SOPs and other documentation  
- Present data, information and reports in meetings  
- Provide training to colleagues  

Interested? To be considered, you will need:  

- At least five years’ laboratory and automation experience   
- Experience of liaising with suppliers and specifying user requirements for purchases 
- The ability to operate analytical instrumentation and develop automation tools  
- The ability to develop SOPs  
- A degree (or equivalent) in a scientific and/or chemical engineering discipline  

As a Research & Development Laboratory Technician, you will be logical, analytical and able to manage and prioritise your workload effectively. A strong work ethic, great communication skills and meticulous attention to detail are also key.  

Ideally, you’ll have knowledge of COSHH, risk assessments and health and safety, but this isn’t essential.  

This is an amazing opportunity to learn, grow and make a lasting contribution to our client’s product development process. Don’t miss out – apply today.  

To apply for the role of Research & Development Laboratory Technician, please apply via the button shown.  

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.  

Additional Keywords: Research & Development Laboratory Technician, R&D Lab Technician, Lab Technician, Laboratory Technician, Lab Assistant, R&D Technician, R&D Assistant, Science, Scientific, Engineering.

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