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Laboratory Technician

CK Group
Closing date
19 Feb 2022

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Laboratory Services
Contract Type
Full Time
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Job Details

CK Group are recruiting for a Laboratory Technician to join a long established manufacturer of OTC medicinal products and independent UK pharmaceutical company at their site in Bedfordshire on a 2 year contract.

The Company:
Having been established almost 60 years ago, this company focuses on researching and development novel treatments.

This role is located in Bedfordshire. It is easily commutable from the surrounding areas such as Bedford and Milton Keynes.


Laboratory Technician role:
Your role as a Laboratory Technician will involve the day-to-day support of both analytical and formulation development laboratories, along with general office tasks.

Your responsibilities will be to:
• Maintain fully functioning laboratories (e.g., operating glasswasher, disposal of solvent waste and ordering replacement consumables).
• Maintain a fully functioning office (e.g., ordering supplies, arranging shipments, liaising with head office).
• Perform routine equipment setup, calibration and maintenance (e.g., balances, pH meters, rheometer).
• Manage inventory (e.g., raw materials, reference standards, solvents, glassware). Perform various Health and Safety tasks (routine and audit actions).
• Organise shipments of samples for analysis (including micro), equipment for calibration and waste for disposal.
• Make routine stock solutions, reagents, and mobile phases.

Your background:
• Previous experience in a similar role is desirable but not essential.
• Computer literate: able to use Microsoft office, standard databases, and online ordering systems.
• Good communication skills.
• Well organized and motivated individual.
• Ability to work equally well on own initiative or within small, dynamic teams.

Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. For more information or to apply for this Laboratory Technician position, please contact Sajra Hameed on 01246 457712 or email Please quote reference 52722.


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CK Group
Westwick House
The Bridge Business Centre
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S41 9FG
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