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Lab Technician - fixed term



13d ago

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    Junior (1-2 years)

Laboratory Technician SOCOTEC, Bretby

To support our ambitious growth plans, we have a great opportunity to join our Engineering and Oils team. SOCOTEC's Engineering and Oils team provides a complete condition monitoring service using industry standard accredited analytical procedures combined with an internet-based leading trend analysis software package. Our accredited laboratories provide a complete analytical package to all industries covering engine, gearbox, hydraulic, oils, greases, electrical oils, fuels and coolants.

We’re looking for a Laboratory Technician. Responsibilities to include

  • Receipt and analysis of oil samples with a range of analytical techniques.
  • To have a clean, tidy and methodical approach to work and documentation.
  • To project a professional, courteous image and support the business culture and codes of practice at all times.
  • Waste Disposal

Here at SOCOTEC, we deliver excellence to our customers by recruiting and retaining the very best industry talent. To be successful in this role, you will be able to demonstrate:

  • Familiarity of working a quality system.
  • Use of PC driven LIMS system
  • Prior experience working in a laboratory

SOCOTEC is the UK's leading provider of testing, inspection and certification services. We offer an unrivalled range of technical expertise and services throughout the UK and worldwide. By joining us, you’ll be part of an 1,800+ strong team, where we will provide you with both the flexibility and a host of opportunities. We are committed to personal and professional development, and you will be supported and mentored at every step of your journey with us. You will join a large team of industry-leading, expert professionals and receive exposure to some of the best opportunities and challenges available.

As well as a competitive salary, we can offer you a wide range of benefits including, 25 days holiday with the opportunity to buy more. Where applicable we also offer an electric car scheme, employee recognition schemes, family friendly support, employee benefits and discounts app, employee assistance programmes and enhanced company pension.

Think you’ve got what it takes to add value to our success? We would love to hear from you and look forward to receiving your application.

Building a safer and more sustainable world is the core mission we set out to achieve at SOCOTEC, it is at the heart of everything that we do. We are committed to acting as a key player in society, investing in innovative solutions to ensure social and environmental concerns are at the forefront of all of our business operations.

The widest range of testing, inspection & compliance services in the UK to support every step of the Asset Life Cycle.

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Mission & Purpose

SOCOTEC is a prominent UK-based company specialising in testing, inspection, and certification services across various industries. Their expertise lies in ensuring the safety, quality, and compliance of infrastructure, buildings, and environmental factors. By employing advanced technologies and highly skilled professionals, SOCOTEC strives to deliver accurate and reliable results, thereby contributing to the overall integrity and reliability of projects. With a commitment to excellence, the company plays a vital role in supporting the success of construction, energy, and environmental initiatives by providing comprehensive testing and inspection services tailored to meet the specific needs and standards of their clients.

Culture & Values

  • Commitment & Excellence

    Lead by example. "Commitment" emphasizes our employees’ pledge to uphold standards in their everyday work, to go the extra mile for clients in minimizing risk, to cooperate with and support colleagues, and act responsibly to build a safer world. "Excellence" reflects our constant quest to improve our skills and knowledge, anticipating future needs so we are always at the forefront of our profession.

  • Entrepreneurship & Innovation

    Taking risks with an entrepreneurial spirit: agile and reliable. We’re always striving for improvement. And by teaming up across disciplines and combining our energies, we open up new possibilities, developing innovative solutions that make for differentiation and added value. We challenge our clients to go faster and further so they have the power to future-proof their business.

  • Accountability & Social Responsibility

    Being on the solution side: risk management, green evolution, growing urbanization, sustainability. Accountability is a pledge of quality for our clients and a guarantee that our solutions are designed for the long term. Coupled with social responsibility, it conveys our collective mission and how each of us is pledged to safeguard people’s safety, within the company and society.