About The Role
As a Laboratory Technician, you will be working in our laboratories and will contribute and work on a multitude of exciting projects. As a key team member involved in design and building test rigs, assemble prototypes and running experiments. You will be involved in planning, executing and writing up experiments in collaboration with other project team members. 

Within this varied and diverse role, you will be expected to perform analysis, allocate tests and undertake daily quality control checks within our laboratories. 
You will be working closely with engineers and scientists, ensuring the facility is used efficiently and safely, as well as advising on good experimental practice when required. Experience in identifying, understanding and managing potential lab hazards is important, including hazardous chemicals, drugs, compressed gasses, cryogens, electrical hazards etc. Experience in a wet chemistry lab or in labs that have implemented GLP or ISO13485 procedures is hugely desirable.

About You
  • Ability to assemble small prototype products is essential. Experience in building test rigs would be desirable
  • Able to work with tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high standard of output
  • Computer literacy skills e.g Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Qualified to HND level and/or BTEC, OND or similar in a technical discipline or a degree in a related subject would be advantageous but not essential
  • Willingness to work closely with engineers, scientists and designers in a fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Positive attitude to working in teams and ability to work on own initiative
  • Eager to learn new methods and techniques and to be flexible in the approach to work
  • Demonstrative experience producing an experimental plan, taking accurate experimental recordings and writing high quality experimental reports would be advantageous
About Us
We are an employee owned company with our staff at the centre of our strategy. Employee ownership allows us to maintain full control over the direction of our business and our creative culture. 

We hire people with a genuine enthusiasm and curiosity for engineering and science so if you’re the type of person who fills their spare time designing and making things, then we’d love to know.

In return for your hard work and insightful ideas, you receive a competitive salary, discretionary bonus, 12% non-contributory pension, private healthcare and 25 days holiday.