Quality Assurance Technician

Quality Assurance Technician

Job Title: Quality Assurance Technician
Contract Type: Immediate Start Graduate Role
Location: Invergordon, Highlands
Salary: £25000 - £29000 per annum
Reference: BBBH3354_1649337814
Contact Name: Mark Newland
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Job Published: April 07, 2022 14:23

Job Description

Quality Assurance Technician

Job Location: Invergordon, North Scotland (commutable from Inverness)
Job Salary: £25,000- £29,000 DOE with excellent benefits
Job Type: Full time, permanent. 8:00 - 4:30 Mon to Thurs, 8:00 - 2 Fri
Job Sectors: Chemistry Jobs, Analytical Chemistry Jobs, Food Chemistry Jobs, Process Chemistry Jobs

The company:
We are working with a leading distillery who are a pioneer in the spirits market. The laboratory manages the analysis for the legal requirements relating to spirit strength. They are a small but friendly lab team, who can offer one to one guidance and support who can teach, and mentor based on their vast amount of collective industry knowledge. They offer an excellent benefits package and working hours and are committed to ensuring their staff thrive.

The role:
The Quality Assurance Technician is a pivotal role in the smooth running of the lab and distillery as a whole. The primary responsibility is for the maintenance and upkeep of their GC/MSD instrumentation and the provision of analysis and method development.

  • Provide analytical expertise for method development
  • Maintain spirit laboratory methods and risk assessments
  • Establish analysis for key projects
  • Support and cover for the Microbiologist who has responsibility for HPLC instruments
  • Record and report routine analysis through Excel
  • Comply with expected SOP's fully meeting good analytical practice and health & safety

Job requirements:

  • Preferably a 2:1 or above in a chemistry or related science degree
  • At least 3 years' experience working with GC/MSD, GC and HPLC
  • Good analytical and data analysis skills
  • Team player with excellent communication skills