To perform a range of duties of a support nature to facilitate the smooth running of the laboratory. The Technician is principally responsible for laboratory housekeeping activities and supporting laboratory operations to ensure the timely completion of analyses. To continuously deliver our service to ensure customer expectations are always met and often exceeded.
Perform routine laboratory operations as support to analysts with general housekeeping, and tasks such as logging chemicals, archiving and stocktaking.
Be involved with equipment maintenance activities ensuring the timely completion of assigned planned maintenance.
Manage the availability of clean glassware for analysis.
Continuously maintain an understanding of the Quality Management System. This includes supporting the company’s policy of continuous quality improvement throughout the workplace.
Monitor and notify their line manager of any chemical, equipment, glassware and consumable requirements deemed necessary to ensure minimum disruption to the laboratory operations.
Perform other duties as and when required by the company and act always in the best interest of the company.
Desire to learn the workings of an analytical laboratory.
Good attention to detail.
Good verbal, numeral and literacy skills.
Monday to Friday 8.00am-4.30pm