Sample Preparation Technician

  • Location


  • Sector:

    General engineering & manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £11.50 - 13.74 per hour

  • Contact:

    James Tilley

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446126

  • Job ref:


Sample Preparation Technician - 3487

Up to £13.74 per hour Umbrella or £11.01 PAYE


Research & Development (Scientific)

A Sample Preparation Technician opportunity has become available for a world leading research organisation who provide consultancy to the life science, food and consumer goods sectors.

Position Description:

  • Provide high quality customer service at all times by ensuring effective organisation of assigned workload, integrity of analytical data generated and timely/accurate provision of results.
  • Perform a range of basic routine sample orientated tasks including sample logging, sample preparation, sample disposal under supervision of a senior member of staff.
  • Execute pipette calibration and data checking as required.
  • Operate basic lab equipment as directed.
  • Be competent in the use of generic and specific software packages required for the role: Laboratory's LIMS system and Q-Pulse.
  • Provide training in routine activities.
  • Perform Lab admin and housekeeping duties as directed.
  • Will be expected to work in different laboratories if the demand is required.

Skills Required:

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organizational skills, including time management and priority setting.
  • Excellent inter-personal skills, with the ability to interact effectively by with customers and colleagues by telephone, written communication and face-to-face.
  • Team player, plus ability to work on own initiative.
  • An organised approach, capable of working on several projects at any one time.
  • Computer literate, including use of Microsoft Excel and Word.

Skills Preferred:

  • Outgoing proactive approach, energy, drive, enthusiasm and the ability to motivate others.
  • Practical laboratory experience.
  • Experience of working in a regulated environment.
  • Educated to A level or equivalent in a relevant scientific discipline or equivalent relevant experience in a laboratory.

Please send a copy of your CV to James Tilley for review.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Contracts are those of an Employment Business.

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