Manucomm Recruitment are looking to recruit a laboratory technician / lab assistant for one of their clients sites based near Aston, Birmingham. This is an ideal opportunity for you to either grow your career in a Lab based role that offers opportunities and progression for the future or will suit a lab technician looking for a new challenge. The basic salary on this role is £18890 however with the shift premiums this should take your salary up to around £21,865 p.a.
As the laboratory technician working for this successful FMCG manufacturer you will be responsible for: -
·Work in accordance to good laboratory practice guidelines
·Produce samples to meet deadlines under supervision of other technicians
·Ensure samples are accurately made & appropriately presented
·Record all observations during samples preparation.
·Use of laboratory equipment
The successful laboratory technician will have: -
·At least GCSE Level in Maths and English and Science
·Previous Food or Drink lab experience
·Must be able to taste test alcohol
·Basic computer skills
·Enthusiasm to learn and apply new skills
·Good communication skills
This role involves working on a rotating shift system, night shift and a split day shift. In return the company are offering a salary of £18,890 plus a shift allowance of £100 a week on nights, £50 per week on pm shift and £25 per week when working on the am shifts. You will also be entitled to some additional company benefits