Forensic Laboratory Technician

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Forensic Laboratory Technician

Job Location: West Yorkshire (Commutable from Dewsbury, Huddersfield, Wakefield, Barnsley, Sheffield, Leeds, Halifax etc.)
Job Salary: Competitive dependant on experience
Job Sectors: Biology Jobs / Scientist Jobs / Laboratory Technician Jobs / Life Science Jobs / Analyst Jobs / HPLC Jobs / Graduate Science Jobs / Graduate Laboratory Jobs

Our client is a UKAS accredited Forensic company based in West Yorkshire, who provide analytical testing for outsourced clients.
For this role, you will be required to work as part of a team and sometimes independently, performing specialist analytical testing. Full training is given to the selected candidate. Job duties are as follows:

Job Duties:

  • Sample preparation of bodily fluids and samples
  • Extraction of alcohol and drugs from said samples
  • Analysis of samples using HPLC / UPLC and Mass Spectrometry
  • Data analysis of results
  • Keeping the laboratory tidy and clean, making up stock solutions and buffers and keeping the laboratory well stocked

Job Requirements:

  • A 2:1 or above BSc or MSc in a Life Science, Forensic or Chemistry related degree
  • HPLC, UPLC and Mass spec experience either from university or in industry
  • Practical industrial experience in a laboratory if highly preferred but not essential
  • Basic computer skills are essential and use of analytical software linked with the instrumentation