Trainee Analyst


Company 

Element Materials Technology

Location 

deeside

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

Job Requirements/Description

Element has an excellent opportunity for an ANALYST/ TRAINEE ANALYSTS. Your duties will include preparing and analysing routine and non-routine samples using GC-FID and GC-MS instrumentation in accordance with company methods and adhering to all quality aspects that are required to be carried out in an accredited laboratory.

Element Deeside is the largest analytical chemistry laboratory within the Element Group and the market leading UK laboratory undertaking the testing of soils, waters, wastes, oils, NAPLs, ambient air, soil vapours and gases from all over the world. The laboratory undertakes high volume routine analysis as well as offering bespoke method development, technical support and hydrocarbon forensic interpretations to enhance the support we can deliver. The laboratory has an international reputation for service excellence and supports clients that require a higher level of technical expertise, reliability in data quality and seamless project management from sample collection to timely delivery of data.


Opportunities within our Organics and In-Organics Labs

Responsibilities

  • Preparing standards for calibration and quality purposes
  • Conducting analysis and reporting of results to company methods and procedures
  • Control of instrument and method validation
  • Ensuring all analytical procedures comply with accreditation quality standards
  • Ensuring adherence to good lab practice and housekeeping at all times
  • Instrument calibration, routine maintenance and troubleshooting
  • Prioritising workloads to ensure work is completed in a timely manner
  • Ensuring a continual supply of lab consumables by monitoring stock levels and placing orders
  • Development and documentation of methods in conjunction with senior analytical staff
  • Following health and safety procedure


Qualifications

  • Degree qualification in Chemistry or a Chemistry related subject would be preferential
  • A ‘levels in Chemistry and other science or maths subjects
  • Experience within a commercial analytical laboratory would be advantageous
  • Alternative qualifications will be considered depending on relevant equivalent experience
  • A highly motivated and organised individual, who is a team player
  • A Positive attitude
  • Excellent attention to detail


**We are unable to offer sponsorship or Visa support for these roles**

Company 

Element Materials Technology

Location 

deeside

Employment Hours 

Full Time

Employment Type 

Permanent

Salary 

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