Laboratory Technician


Hours: 37.5 hours per week

Salary: Competitive

Ref No: HRJOB9603

Business Unit: Pharma Services

Location: Loughborough, Leicestershire

Open To: Internal and external candidates

Please note this is a re-advertisement, if you have applied for this position within the past 6 months, we will be unable to accept your application at this time

About The Role

The post holders will ensure that the cleanliness of the laboratory is maintained to a high standard, providing support to their department and ensuring that all tasks are completed on time and following Good Laboratory Practice. The role may also involve the sampling and testing of packaging materials, the sampling of raw materials and products and the subsequent completion of the required documentation in accordance with specified pharmaceutical standards.

About You

To be successful in this role, we’re looking for you to have:

• GCSEs grade C or above (or equivalent) in English and Maths

• Previous Work Experience

• Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office application (to include Word, Excel and Outlook)

• Proven ability to adopt a methodical approach, managing multiple tasks simultaneously whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy in all work carried out

• Proven ability to work effectively on own initiative and effectively contribute within a team environment

• Willing to learn and apply new skills

• Excellent attention to detail

• Practical problem-solving skills

• Proficiency in use of basic IT applications (Word, Excel, and Outlook)

The following criteria would also be beneficial to your application, but is not essential:

• A-Level (or equivalent) in Chemistry in addition to either Biology or Physics

• B.Sc. (or equivalent) in Chemistry or a Life Science with a significant Chemistry component

• Experience of working in a commercial laboratory environment

• Experience of working in a commercial GMP laboratory environment


For the successful candidate, we offer an attractive benefits package which includes a competitive salary, a flexible hybrid working model, annual bonus, employer pension contributions, 34 days paid annual leave, healthcare benefits and much more.

To Apply: Apply online by submitting a CV that details how you meet the essential and desirable criteria

Closing Date: 31 May2024 at 1700 hours

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.



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