Milton Park, Abingdon
As a Product Technician you will mainly be responsible for (but not limited to) the duties described in this job description.
Job Purpose &
This role exists to provide technical support to Product Technical projects as required, particularly around sample preparation, processing operation and analysis. It is one of several Technicians who conduct and perform scientific experiments and monitor, record and report on their findings.
To assist with Product Technical projects as required
To conduct scientific experiments and perform tests in the laboratory.
To monitor, record and report work through lab notebooks on a continuous basis as well as via written reports and verbal communication/ presentations.
To ensure work progresses according to plan and inform supervisor if problems arise
To maintain a clean, safe and efficient working environment in the laboratory
To participate in team discussions
Key Relationships and Interfaces
Product Technical Team, Product Applications Team, R&
D (Technology) Team, Engineering team, Technical Sales Support Team
Academic Qualifications or Key Knowledge
Physical Sciences degree preferred
Knowledge of chemistry and/or physics, and/or material science.
Ability to work as part of project team
Ability to work under pressure to achieve goals to agreed timing.
Experienced in laboratory work including handling chemicals, and able to work safely with minimal supervision.
Microsoft Office (good working knowledge of Powerpoint, Excel and Word)
flexible to changing requirements
Team player, and able to build relationships with colleagues at all levels
Professional and positive outlook to all tasks and requests from line and project manager
Motivated to deliver practical results
Experience in product or process development
Experience in Vision systems for Quality control
Experience in Standard Operating Procedure writing
Organisational awareness and commitment
Planning and Organising
Flexibility and Adaptability
This job description should be regarded only as guidance to the duties required and is not definitive or restrictive in any way. It may be reviewed in the light of changing circumstances following consultation with the job holder.
Only Candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be contacted regarding their application. If you are not successful with this role we may however contact you in the future to discuss other opportunities.
Please note that no terminology in this job description is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person\ 's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Candidates will only be assessed on their merits, qualifications and abilities in relation to the role.