Laboratory Technician (QC)

  • Leeds £18,200.00 - £18,300.00 per annum Type of Job: Temporary
Job Description

Laboratory Technician (Quality)

Days – temporary to Permanent

£18k - £8.72 per hour equivalent

East Leeds

We have an immediate vacancy for a temporary to permanent  Laboratory  Technician role, to work for the European market leader in food ingredients at a manufacturing site In Leeds.

This business has just invested millions in site expansion programme and continues to look for talent to assist with their growth.

You will conduct required analytical assessments to ensure that food product  released confirms to legislation and customer requirements.

  • You will  be able to follow processes and procedures. Take and test samples before products are packed, raise any issues with tests/ quality of products and take and send samples to external labs.
  • Ensure all quality and health& Safety, process control, hygiene, housekeeping and hygiene standards are to a consistently high standard at all times through daily and weekly checks
  • Hours of work 5am -1pm Mon – Fri  - Early Start! Early finish…
  • Sampling , plating, QA auditing, FAT analysis, following test and sampling schedule
  • Ensure all sampling (product and environmental) is conducted against the sampling plans, for Microbiological, Chemical and Environmental. 
  • Complete Daily QC Checks to assist with Traceability
  • Report issues with Raw Materials to the QA  Manager 

Does this sound like you?

•You will not necessarily need Lab experience,  as you would be  following a strict process flow

•We are looking for someone with QA experience, ideally from the food or related industries.

Could suit a science graduate or college/school leaver with an interest in science/laboratory work

You will need good computer skills, be reliable, use your own initiative


First posted ( October 7th, 2020 )