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Laboratory Assistant - 10600

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Job Salary:

£20,451 pa

Job Type: Permanent

Our Client based in Dartford is seeking a Laboratory Assistant.


Salary:            £20,451 + 3% target bonus

Hours:            37.5 pw, Monday to Friday, days, flexible hours

Location:        Dartford

Benefits:        21 days rising with service to 26 pa

                        Subsided canteen, Health and Dental care, pension, staff discount scheme and much more  


The ideal Laboratory Assistant candidate will have tableting experience and knowledge of using coating and lifting equipment.


Laboratory Assistant job role:


  • To assist the team to complete allocated sample requests by manufacturing small scale samples, printing library type samples and coating placebos.


  • Collection of raw materials from the Warehouse each morning.


  • Replenishment of consumables using the kanban system or by collecting consumables stored in bulk in the warehouse.  


  • Assisting the Technical team with the preparation of required materials and the setting up and cleaning of equipment, and maintenance of good housekeeping standards within Flagship House laboratory and office areas in general.


  • Bottling of wet product ordered for TSL Concept stock.


  • Completion of monthly checks of half face masks and full hood masks and charging of the full hood mask batteries.


  • Ensuring that the visitors cupboard and PPE cupboard are stocked with required items.


  • Testing of placebo powder prior to running the Fette and arranging for bulk powder order to be transferred to TSL from the Warehouse. To run the Fette.


  • Keeping a record of waste quantities prior to disposal.



Laboratory Assistant person specification: 


  • Computer literate – email, Word, and Excel
  • Practical work aptitude
  • Laboratory experience
  • Good written and oral communication
  • Normal colour vision
  • Previous experience of computer-controlled systems (e.g. Oracle or LIMS) – desirable
  • Ability to work alone and as part of a team
  • Customer focused attitude
  • Good communication skills
  • Good time management

To apply, please email apply@reactrecruitment.co.uk

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