Laboratory Technician - Inorganics -Consett

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Dates that interviews will take place
Week Commencing 23rd September 2019
Summary of vacancy

DETS Laboratories offer a wide range of high quality accredited analytical services for the environmental, construction, waste, fuel and engineering industries.  Combining a modern, well equipped laboratory, with highly skilled and dedicated staff, that have the opportunity to grow and develop. You too, can be a part of our journey. Whatever you’ll be doing, you’ll be a part of an amazing team.


About the role

As a result of continued growth and expansion, DETS are currently looking for a Laboratory Technician to join our Technical team in Consett.

What will I be doing?

Preparation and extraction of analytical samples and reagents including basic analysis using classical wet chemistry techniques in accordance with laboratory test procedures.

Basic laboratory testing where appropriate.

The Calculation of results.

Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are adhered to.

Ensuring Quality procedures are adhered to.

Data entry into LIMS.

Calibration, equipment and balance checks

Housekeeping, ensuring the laboratory work area is clean, tidy and free from rubbish.

Part of the weekend rota team.

What are the requirements?

No experience necessary if the qualification requirements are satisfied.

Proactive approach to work

Good organisational skills

Ability use initiative

Good communicator

Basic computer skills

Our approach

DETS have been named as an Employer Champion by the Science Council. As an employer the Science Council recognises our Commercial Laboratory Division investing in talent and a commitment towards a high quality application of science.  Becoming an Employer Champion shows our commitment to developing our teams and to our customers the quality of work and professionalism of our staff.

Our Staff are well respected within the industry, actively serving on committees and groups such as EIC, AGS, MCERTS, Landfill Regulation, and the Standing Committee of Analysts.

Within our supportive culture, you’ll enjoy a fulfilling career where you make a real contribution.

Do you want to be a part of an incredible team? Come and grow with us.

DETS are an equal Opportunities provider.

** No Agencies Please **

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