Laboratory Technician

Location Wrexham
Discipline: Coatings, Polymers
Job type: Laboratory Technician
Salary: £22-25k + Pension
Contact name: Laura Merritt

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Job ref: 211
Published: 6 months ago

​LOCATION: Wrexham

Exciting Laboratory Technician role with a leading UK coatings manufacturer with an immediate start. Responsible for product development and a range of tasks to support the growth of the company this is a great place to develop skills and progress your career.


  • Prepare samples for analysis with due regard to required accuracy and precision

  • Carry out rigorous testing on various products and record findings

  • Carry out some routine analysis on samples

  • Apply samples using various applying method’s such as spray, roller coat or dip

  • Support Quality Control department

Key Responsibilities:

  • Running multiple projects

  • Working as part of a team

  • Investigate product problems arising from customer and non-conforming paints

  • Suggesting different way of making / using different materials

  • Reporting results

  • Communicating findings and sharing information

  • Working under specific deadlines

  • Be able to carefully write or type technical reports on the work completed.

  • Maintain and control samples in R&D

Candidate Profile

  • Industrial laboratory experience will be of benefit.

  • You will be willing to learn and be a proactive member of a team.

  • Good maths and problem solving skills are essential.

  • You will be making up small batches of coatings so expect to be lifting up to 25kg

  • A responsible attitude and be able to take responsibility for projects carried out.

  • High input in to Health and safety and housekeeping is a must

  • Good Listening and a positive attitude is required

  • Being a productive Team Player is essential.

An excellent salary is on offer with opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge.