Technician/Lab Assistant - Sampling

Scantec Personnel Limited
13 Sep 2017
11 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Sample Technician - Laboratory Assistant

Location - Sittingbourne, Kent
Role type - Permanent
Shifts - 4 on 4 off 9am-9pm

You will be part of a team performing the daily receipt of food samples for analysis, goods in and dealing with client queries in accordance with GMP and quality standards.

The position will involve:

- The role will require an element of manual labour (maximum lifting weight of 15kg)
- Dealing with the opening and cross-checking of incoming samples against client paperwork
- Receiving of incoming calls, relating to receipt of samples
- Registration of samples onto the LIMS system
- Transfer of samples within the company
- Sub-contracting of samples to various parts of the laboratory
- Sample storage / retention / disposal
- Receipt of deliveries as required
- Assist with stock control

To be successful in this role you will have:

- A background in a fast paced environment I.e. Warehouse, picker, packer, Fast food restaurant etc
- Good eye for detail, ability to use own initiative
- Excellent communication skills and the ability to follow correct procedures
- Basic computer skills - Excel, Outlook, Internet, Word.
- The ability to work alone and as part of a team

Scantec is the 2nd Largest Technical Agency in UK - Recruitment International Magazine 2016, and specialises in the Manufacturing, IT, Technical, Engineering and Scientific Sectors. Scantec provide highly qualified and experienced personnel in a compliant and professional manner on both a permanent and temporary assignment basis.

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