Laboratory Technician

18000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual + GBP18000 - GBP20000/annum
16 Feb 2018
10 Mar 2018
Contract Type
We are looking for Laboratory Technicians for an expanding organisation in Telford.
Work as part of a technical team delivering testing services and achieve all targets set by the Department Head;
Performing laboratory tests in order to produce reliable and precise data to support product investigations;
Develop a good understanding of LVD standards;
Prepare test results to effectively communicate test status to management;
Constructing, maintaining and operating standard laboratory equipment;
Ensuring the laboratory environment is maintained in good order
Working under the supervision of senior staff;
Assisting in the calibration and repair of lab equipment when required;
Assist with lab maintenance and construction;
Responsible for keeping training records up to date with a view to increasing testing capabilities
Adhere to all corporate policies and procedures.
Other duties as assigned

Experience of testing and some technical work would be an advantage.
An electrical background (installation, testing or manufacturing) would be advantageous.

Skills and Abilities
Personal workload management & organisation.
Strong inter-personal skills for internal and external communications.
Effective communicator both verbally and written.
IT skills to include Microsoft office suite.
Attention to detail is required.
Good Maths, English and Science background knowledge.
A desire to work within the technical aspects of the lighting industry.
An ability to challenge the status quo in a productive and positive manner.
Eagerness to learn.

Working hours 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday with 30 minutes for lunch.
A flexible approach to working hours when required.
Develop skills to become a Lab Engineer