Laboratory Technician



My client is an established global pharmaceutical manufacturer who is looking to hire a Laboratory Technician for their Industrial Adhesives and Tapes Application Engineering laboratory in Bracknell, work as part of a team supporting Application Engineers, the organisation, as well as customers and stakeholders.

The work involves assessing the performance of industrial tapes and adhesives as well as looking at work and process parameters relating to their use. Lab Technicians will be working on customer applications, supporting R&D labs, supporting the Business Groups and the Sales and Marketing organisation. The work is varied, primarily involving mechanical testing and requiring a level of dextrous ability and numerical/IT proficiency.


  • Work according to Standard Operating Procedures and Quality system requirements
  • Manage time to meet specific deadlines
  • Operate and maintain laboratory equipment for adhesive and tape testing
  • Prepare laboratory tests and experiments to defined standards to determine various specific characteristics of tapes and adhesives
  • Ensure the completion of experimental operations by maintaining accurate records of experiments, including test data results and observations
  • Prepare data summarization of test results
  • Show clear and precise communication
  • Assist with equipment calibrations and services to ensure accurate calculations of test data
  • Assist the laboratory team in activities related to laboratory accreditations
  • Assist the laboratory team in assuring adequate inventory of supplies and equipment
  • Communicate test results and information appropriately and on time
  • Participate in internal statistical analysis of laboratory testing and the collection of data, statistical data analysis, documentation of results, and presentation of findings

About You

  • Basic numeracy and IT skills are essential
  • Experience working in a practical environment and as part of a team is desirable
  • Specific experience with tapes and adhesives is not required - training will be given.
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Jak Thompson Managed by Jak Thompson
South East
apply Posted - 01.10.2021

Apply Now

Allowed files: Word, pdf and txt

Consult will endeavour to contact candidates within 14 days of application. However, if you do not hear back after 2 weeks then please assume on this occasion, unfortunately, you have not been successful.