Feeling the Chemistry?

Hit the apply now button to register with us or apply for this role. If you have any questions and would like to talk to our team, head to the contact page.

QC Technician - Chemistry

Chemicals

Berkshire £18k – £20k
permanent Job Ref: 5805

Description

An opportunity has arisen for a QC Technician to join a market leading paint manufacturing business in Berkshire. As a QC Technician you will be responsible for carrying out tests of paint batches, providing support the R&D department where necessary and ensure all relevant documentation is completed to a high standard. To be successful as a QC Technician you should ideally hold a scientific degree and possess experience working within a commercial laboratory, manufacturing or production environment. 

QC Technician Responsibilities: 

• Working within the QC department carrying out testing of batches of paint, mediums and other products using standard test methodologies. 
• Issue out of specification corrections to production personnel where required. 
• Complete all necessary documentation to support the quality assurance systems. 
• Work part of the day with an existing member of QC and part alone. 
• Assist R&D with customer complaint investigations where required. 

QC Technician Requirements: 

• Ideally educated to a degree level within a scientific discipline (e.g. Chemistry, Biochemistry, Forensic Science) or possess experience working within a commercial laboratory, manufacturing or production environment. 
• Excellent attention to detail. 
• Excellent communication skills are essential. 
• Strong organisation and administrative skills are essential, must also possess the ability to prioritise and plan allocated workloads. 
• Possess the ability to work successful alone as-well-as in a team. 
• Flexibility and a willingness to do shift work of this nature on a longer term basis is key. 

To begin with you (whilst training) will have to do 2-4 weeks on standard working hours (9-5 or 8-4) and then move onto the full-time working hours as dictated by the business needs but no later than 7pm 

Salary: £18-20k + Benefits 

Job Ref: 5805