Lab Technician

Posted 10 July 2024
Salary £25000 - £26000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Manufacturing
Contact NameEllis

Job description

Job Title: Lab Technician

Location: Newport

Employment Type: Permanent

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday

8:00am - 4:30pm


£25,000 - £26,000

Candour Talent Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Lab Technician to join our well-established client based in the Newport area.

This role presents a unique chance to become a part of a dedicated team within a well-established Manufacturing company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • QC function of works batches of pigment dispersions

  • Carrying out established test procedures for quality control of products to a high degree of accuracy and repeatability

  • Compiling reports of test results and updating records on system ( SAP )

  • Participating in development of new test procedures to provide 'added value' to current range of products

  • Thoroughly cleaning down equipment and work area after testing and keep work area in a clean and orderly condition

  • Receive and acquire samples from production in a timely manner

  • Carry out processes for QC approval, creation of COAs, concessions (block/unblock stock) and shelf life extensions.

  • Perform calibration on equipment, such as scales and spectrophotometer, according to the relevant procedure and at required frequencies

  • Maintaining laboratory supply of consumable items and re-stocking as needed

  • Liaising with other departments as and when necessary

  • Creation and updating of TDS, PDS & MSDS

  • Must be able to work with high level of safety standards and keep work area tidy and safe

  • Risk assessment of equipment, raw materials and reagents in line with Health & Safety requirements.

  • Team working with internal departments in day to day tasks.

  • Assisting in the preparation of customer samples

  • Assisting in complaint / non conformance resolution

  • Stock control and assisting of purchasing function of raw materials

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to leverage their skills and expertise in a stimulating work environment while contributing to the continued success and growth of the organisation. If you are a motivated professional seeking to take the next step in your career journey, we encourage you to apply today!

How to Apply:

Contact Number: 01633 741000

Email Address:

We thank you for considering Candour Talent Recruitment for your career aspirations and encourage you to continue exploring opportunities with us in the future. Good Luck with your application and we look forward to receiving your CV.

Who are we at Candour Talent?

At our award-winning recruitment agency, we pride ourselves on building strong connections with both our clients and candidates. We operate as both a recruitment specialist for permanent recruitment and a recruitment business for the supply of temporary workers, ensuring that we can effectively meet the diverse needs of our clients and candidates. With a dedicated and passionate team of professionals, we're committed to taking time to understand your unique skills, experiences, and aspirations ensuring that we match you with opportunities that not only align with your professional goals but also inspire you to thrive. Whether you're seeking a career change, advancement, or a new challenge, we're here to support you every step of the way.

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While we strive to respond to all applicants promptly, please note that only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted for further consideration. If you do not hear back from us within 7 days of your application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.