Senior Laboratory Technician

Location: Doncaster

Business: SARIA Ltd

Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits

Originally founded as Prosper De Mulder Limited in 1926; SARIA’s UK operations have a market-leading presence in a wide range of sectors associated with the food chain. The Group’s companies manufacture quality products for use in human and animal foodstuffs, agriculture, aquaculture, and industrial applications. The Company has a UK annual turnover approaching £280 million and employs around 1,000 people at 23 sites across the country.

The Postion    

Applications are invited for a Senior Laboratory Technician at our Doncaster Site. This is a full time permanent position working 40 hours per week. 

As Senior Laboratory Technician your duties and responsibilities will vary based on the Company’s requirements but will include:

  • Routine testing of samples as required.
  • Maintenance of records in accordance with ISO: 17025 including equipment, procedures etc.
  • Interpretation of results and notification of out of specification parameters.
  • Staff Training.
  • Maintaining GLP to ensure that hygiene and housekeeping standards are met.
  • Planning the daily workload of the Laboratory with reference to the Laboratory Manager as necessary.
  • Providing support to Technical Team.
  • Evaluating new methods and techniques that may be appropriate to the Business.
  • Establishing experimental protocols and evaluate/validate methods and systems.
  • Maintaining accreditation for current methods and assisting with accreditation of new methods.

The Person

  • You must be educated A-Level or equivialent.
  • Have a recognised qualification in Chemistry.
  • Awareness of relevant Health and Safety requirements.
  • Experience within a scientific technical support role.
  • Ability to learn new and relevant skills.
  • Well organised and efficient.
  • Good IT skills, including LIMS, Microsoft packages.
  • Be self-motivated and driven.
  • Be able to work on your own or as part of a team.
  • Be able to communicate well at all levels.

Salary:  Competitive Pay and Benefits

Please apply in writing (copying your Manager) with your CV to HR Department, Ings Road, Doncaster, DN5 9TL or email recruitment@saria.co.uk

For a full job description click here.

* Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted due to the high volume of CV’s being received.

Closing Date - 20th August 2021


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