Laboratory Technician

Consilium Recruit
Warwickshire, West Midlands
£18000 - £20000/annum ? 18,000 - ? 20,000 p.a
18 Aug 2019
08 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A manufacturer of precision components to the aerospace sector is currently recruiting a Laboratory Technician. The technician will be responsible for mechanical testing and must have worked in precision engineering environment.

Commutable from: Bromsgrove, Redditch, Birmingham, Stratford upon Avon, Henley In Arden, Solihull, Droitwich.

Salary: £ 18,000 - £ 22,000 p.a. + pension

Suitable for: Lab Technician, Laboratory Technician, Lab Engineer, Laboratory Engineer, Testing Technician, Testing Engineer, Metallurgist.

The Role

The Laboratory Technician will provide support with machining and mechanical testing within the laboratory.

Key responsibilities include:

Calibration of equipment
Ensuring FAIRs are completed on time
Machining of test samples
Preparation and testing of specimens both mechanical and metallographic
Chemical analysis, hydrogen testing and heat treatment
Mechanical testing - tensile, impact, fracture and toughness
The technician must be methodical and work closely to procedures.
The technician will be able to work unsupervised and manage their workload after the necessary training has been completed.
When opportunity arises training in other Laboratory areas will be given to support flexibility within the department

The Candidate

As a qualified Engineer you will have previous experience of testing and ideally have worked in a Laboratory environment.

With high level of accuracy, you will have machining skills, and be a good communicator with a 'right first time' attitude

For more information send a CV to: Alex Hodgkins

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