Junior Laboratory Technician

Junior Laboratory Technician

Chilworth is a world leader in process safety testing and consultancy. Within the UK the company has fully equipped laboratory facilities on the outskirts of Southampton, in the beautiful setting of Southampton Science Park. As part of the company’s ambitious growth strategy, they are seeking a Junior Laboratory Technician to join the team within the Industrial Explosion Hazards Laboratory. The role will entail general cleaning, sample preparation & testing of a wide variety of materials, using specialist equipment, for process safety testing.

The successful applicant will be expected to have a keen interest in science supported by at least GCSE Level qualifications in Science & Maths. An enthusiastic, flexible and ambitious candidate is sought who has strong self-motivational, team working and communication skills. Previous laboratory experience is preferred but not essential as full training will be provided.

Benefits include, 25 days holiday entitlement, contributory company pension scheme and life assurance cover. Normal hours of work are 08:45 to 17:00 Monday to Thursday & 08:45 to 15:10 Friday.

Applications should be sent to HR department, Chilworth Technology Ltd, Phi House, Southampton Science Park, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 7NS or by e-mail to recruitment@chilworth.co.uk . Applicants must detail the reference number for the post being applied for. The closing date for this position is Friday 24th March 2017.