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Laboratory Analysts

Environmental and Energy

Suffolk £22k – £28k
permanent Job Ref: 6566


An opportunity had arisen for a number of laboratory analysts (Analytical Chemists) to join an award-winning analytical testing laboratory at its UKAS accredited facility just outside of Cambridgeshire. Positions are available for experienced and senior analysts to join the company. As a laboratory analyst you will work as part of the analytical team carrying out various tests using GC GC-MS ICP-MS & OES and HPLC instruments. You will also be responsible for interpreting the test data and compiling reports for clients; finally ensuring all laboratory activities are carried out in accordance with ISO17025.

To be successful you should ideally hold a degree in a relevant scientific discipline possess experience within a commercial laboratory and have strong communication skills.

Laboratory Analyst Responsibilities:

  • Carry out various sample tests using GC GC-MS ICP-MS & OES and HPLC instruments.
  • Interpret the test data and compile reports for clients.
  • Support with the maintenance for the laboratories analytical instrumentation.
  • Ensure stocks equipment and storage areas are well kept and meet company standards.
  • Ensure all aspects of your work comply with H&S and ISO regulations.

Lab Analyst Requirements:

You will possess a degree level qualification in Chemistry or a related scientific subject and have gained experience working in a commercial laboratory environment You will need to possess commercial laboratory experience using at least one of the following techniques:

  • GC-FID
  • GC-MS
  • HPLC
  • Headspace GC-FID
  • Headspace GC-MS
  • GC*GC-FI

Salary: £22-28k + Benefits – 25 days holiday + Banks - Company Pension Contribution – Life Assurance

Hours: 37.5 hrs per week - 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday – 30min Lunch

Job Ref: 6566