Sample Technician

Posted 25 January by Reed Scientific Featured

Manufacturer of botanical extracts for the soft drinks and cosmetic industries. With continuing expansion we require an additional team member to assist in the making and despatching of product samples to customers.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES

Assisting in the making and despatching of product samples according to detailed instructions. This process requires a good understanding of basic arithmetic and involves accurate weighing and measuring of small quantities working at a laboratory bench.
Accurate recording of each stage of sample preparation.
Labelling, addressing and packing customer samples.
Carrying out routine analytical tests using laboratory instruments.
Following strict hygiene rules, ensuring product quality and safety.
Qualifications and Skills

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Maths GCSE is essential – candidates should be confident in their mathematical ability and understand ratios / percentages. The ability to work accurately is critical.
A food or general science background
An interest in food flavouring and natural herbal ingredients
An interest in cooking and experimenting with food
Previous experience in a food manufacturing or food laboratory environment

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