Laboratory/Testing Technician



This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the largest science and technology companies in the world. They are an industry leader and can offer fantastic opportunities for progression and development, state of the art facilities and a healthy remuneration package.


  • To operate the laboratory abrasive manufacturing equipment in a safe, efficient and timely manner in order to support Product Development / Product Engineering groups
  • To operate both the robotic abrasive testing & paint spraying equipment to deliver accurate test results to validate abrasive performance of our new and existing products.
  • To help continuously improve the equipment with a view to delivering state of the art abrasive manufacturing and abrasive testing capability.
  • To ensure that all test methods give reproducible results and are relevant to current industry standards.
  • To meticulously update and maintain the current operating procedures to reflect how tasks are safely undertaken.
  • To provide necessary technician support to the team in various areas, including sample preparation, sample testing on various lab equipment, posting samples etc.

About You

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and basic computer skills is essential
  • Knowledge of spray coating of automotive paints would be an advantage
  • Experience is more desirable than appropriate qualifications for this role, but a basic level of Maths & English is required.
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Attention to detail is essential
  • Adaptable within different roles
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Able to manage time to meet specific deadlines
  • Shows initiative and able to work alone and within team
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Oliver Allen Managed by Oliver Allen
West Midlands
apply Posted - 28.08.2020

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