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Research Technician - 2458

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    FMCG

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £11.00 - £14.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Kate Stevens

  • Contact email:

    kate.stevens@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    14

  • Salary low:

    11

  • Job ref:

    BBBH48886

  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months +

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-03

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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R&D Technician
Between £11.00 - £14.57 consolidated rate
Birmingham
FMCG

An opportunity has arisen for a Research & Design Technician to work for an international food manufacturer based in the Birmingham area.

Position Description:

  • Planning and running of Pilot Plant trials
    • registering ingredients
    • booking trials
    • hands-on work in the Pilot Plant
    • collation of results
    • send samples for microbiology testing/ analytical testing
  • Planning and running of Moulding trials
    • Preparing samples by hand
    • scheduling and preparing ingredients
    • collecting data

Skills Required:

  • Attention to Detail.
  • Trials and Data Analysis.
  • Ability to get on with a wide range of people.

Skills Preferred:

  • Time management skills.
  • Good knowledge of office applications, especially spreadsheets.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Proactive approach to work.
  • Positively reactive to a change in plans.

Experience Required:

  • Experience in a HACCP and GMP environment.

Education Required:

  • Science degree or food background.

This is not an office based role but will involve working in a factory like environment (pilot plant).

If you would like to know more about this role, please contact Kate Stevens or Sarah Gilbert at Jonathan Lee Recruitment.