Lab Technician, Newcastle upon Tyne / Luton Bennett
 

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Lab Technician

Lab Technician

#Job No. KS57a.

  • Location:

    Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Salary:

    £25k - 30k per year

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

Lab Technician (Mobile/Chemistry/Instrumental Analysis)



UK Territory



Competitive + Overtime + Car + Phone + Private Healthcare + Expenses



Lab Technician required for a successful producer of chemistry equipment used in a wide variety of industries. This is a great opportunity to join a world leading organisation offering comprehensive product training. The role is field based where you'll be travelling to customer's premises across the Midlands and North of the UK.



The role will suit applicants with a chemistry background, ideally holding a minimum of an HNC. Applicants don’t need to have an engineering background as training on this will be given, the key requirement is to show analytical skills within chemistry and comfortable working in a customer facing role. Training will primarily take place in Holland so applicants need to be willing to travel. The training will be around 8-10 weeks duration at the beginning.



You’ll join a small highly skilled team of engineers in the UK, forming part of larger worldwide team. Covering the UK, you’ll be responsible for installation, preventative maintenance, breakdown and provide training at customer sites. The role involves stay away on a regular basis which is fully expensed so candidates need to be willing to stay away in the week.



This is a great opportunity to work for a reputable business where you’ll benefit from comprehensive training. You’ll be come an expert on their products in a company that looks after their employees.



The role in brief:

*Field service role covering the UK including regular stay away

*Installation, PPM, repair, emergency breakdown and training at customer sites

*Ensure full reports are carried out



The person required:

*Chemistry background

*Must have at least 2 years’ experience in a chemistry/analytical based role

*Ideally hold an HNC or above

*Excellent communication and customer facing skills

*Willing to travel across the UK and stay away when required