Sample technician - new job in York, UK

Sample technician
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • York, North Yorkshire, England, UK York North Yorkshire UK YO41 1LZ
Job Ref: BBBH124021
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Food & FMCG
Date Added: 19 January 2023
Food science sample technician needed- temporary and permanent roles available!

Job title: Sample technician

Contract type: Permanent and temp roles available

Location: Sand Hutton, York, North Yorkshire

Are you looking a varied, fast paced new role that combines manufacturing, office, and lab work? Do you have an interest in food science or environmental security, or a relevant science degree?

SRG are looking for a Sample preparation assistant to join a global food science company based in York.

As a Sample preparation assistant, you'd be responsible for preparing and storing samples, maintaining a clean work environment, and using the machinery around the facility. The role would involve a wide range of food and agricultural samples.

This role would suit a wide range of backgrounds, including a graduate looking to gain experience and insight into the food science industry, or a professional process or warehouse operative looking for a varied role.

Key Responsibilities will include:

  • Working to the required safety and quality standards in a laboratory

  • Maintaining a clean working environment

  • Preparing, storing, and delivering a wide variety of samples to tight deadlines

  • Working with chemical contaminants to produce materials for testing

  • Using machinery and instruments, from handheld blenders to industrial mixers and mills

  • Logging in samples on a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)

  • General duties: record keeping, stocking consumables, emptying waste, cleaning

Candidate Requirements:

  • A brilliant 'can do' attitude to working in an adaptable environment with a flexible approach to work, to learn, use skills to meet daily challenges and drive your development
  • A methodical, organised approach and attention to detail is vital in a scientific environment with the ability to follow instructions and update records
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication and time management skills
  • Team working skills and the ability to work at pace are essential

  • Scientific knowledge or experience of working with food, animal feed or a background in catering or practical logistics would be beneficial
  • An understanding of compliance with Quality Systems accreditation criteria would be ideal
  • Basic use of MS Office applications and databases

To apply click the link or send your CV

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

18/02/2023 12:07:37
GBP 19270 20270 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Josh Marsh

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