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Senior Inorganic Analyst

Lenham Heath

£29,866.67

Job description

SALARY: £29,866.67

LOCATION: Lenham

WORKING PATTERN: Monday to Friday, 9am to 5:30pm

COMPANY BENEFITS: Company funded 1% benefit allowance, 2 wellbeing days, pension, enhanced parental leave, 28 days holiday, bank holidays.

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE/DESCRIPTION:

To undertake the routine analysis of environmental samples within the Inorganics section.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Analysis and preparation of laboratory samples and reagents in accordance with laboratory test procedures.

• Coordinating a small team of analysts/technicians to achieve daily targets and deadlines as set by the Team Leader / Laboratory Manager.

• The calculation and interpretation of analytical results.

• Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are adhered to.

• Ensuring Quality procedures are adhered to.

• Data entry into LIMS.

• Calibration, equipment and balance checks.

• Routine maintenance and troubleshooting of instrumentation.

• Training Analysts and Technicians and ensuring competency checks are carried out.

• Housekeeping, ensuring the laboratory work area is clean, tidy and free from rubbish.

• Oversee sectional stock control.

• To undertake any other reasonable task or responsibility requested by a senior manager.

• Deputise for Team Leader when required.

Manage workload within given remit to meet client requirements.

GENERAL:

• At all times work in a way that demonstrates the Company’s business methods.

• Maintaining high standards in terms of personal appearance conduct and respect of Company property.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

• Degree in a Science-related subject and five years laboratory experience.

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

• Knowledge and experience of IC, Discrete Analysis, SFA, Combustion, various wet chemistry.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE BUT NOT ESSENTIAL:

• Industry experience

ADDITIONAL SKILLS REQUIRED:

• Proactive approach to work

• Good organisational skills

• Ability use initiative

• Good communicator

• Basic computer skills

• Attention to detail

Job type
Permanent
Posted
2024-07-11T00:00:00