Laboratory Technician

Job Title: Laboratory Technician
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £0 - £24000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-02
Reference: BH-88417
Contact Name: Charles Leach
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 22, 2018 19:10

Job Description

Laboratory Technician – Hertfordshire – Contract

: Laboratory maintenance. Duty management. Stock management. Consumables. Buffers. Calibrating equipment. Sanitisation. Compliance. GMP/GLP. IT literate.

To ensure the smooth operation of a busy work environment such as a laboratory, a dedicated position is often implemented to make certain of this. My client, a global healthcare and pharmaceutical company is currently requesting the addition of a laboratory technician to carry out routine laboratory maintenance duties to keep it functioning at high output.

Laboratory Technician Key Responsibilities:
  • Maintain the lab areas in a clean, orderly, and sanitised state.
  • Perform a wide variety of routine laboratory duties.
  • Calibration of complex machinery and equipment for team members.
  • Facilitating the ordering of consumables and maintaining stock for the lab.
  • Specimen and sample collection and transportation.
  • Adherence to GMP and GLP standards.
  • To plan all work assigned on a daily basis such that agreed deadlines are met.
  • Liquid chemical handling and the creation of buffers for use in experiments.
Laboratory Technician Key Requirements:
  • Possess a degree in a Science related subject (with integrated wet laboratories preferred).
  • Previous experience working in a GMP laboratory.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team, being able to respond to queries from colleagues.
  • Advanced organisation skills, with strong time keeping and attention to detail.
  • IT literacy and good data management skills, with a history of recording data meticulously.
This position is based on a 12m contract, due to start immediately. If successful, you can expect a competitive salary package with the opportunity to gain experience in a busy laboratory at a world renowned pharmaceutical company.

Please call Charles on 01619427163 for more information on rates and applying.