Job Details


Lab Technician

Ref: HM7040 Salary: £Attractive Pkge Contract Type: ContractLocation: Folkestone

An exciting new position which is presented on  fixed term contract basis for 12 months, with the possibility of it developing further beyond that initial period, plus you may also apply for any permanent positions that become available within the team as well.


This position is with a key manufacturing client within the area and is placed within their Quality Team.


Benefits, Salary, Hours of Work & Culture:

Super professional, friendly, laboratory team setting and in strongly supportive environment

Applicants must be team players with good communication skills.

Hours of work: 40 hour week

12 hour shifts, 4 days on 4 days off 0600 – 1800 Monday to Sunday inclusive

Free parking

Free company products

Excellent rate of pay.


The experience we are looking for:

Whilst there is some degree of flexibility on the ideal candidate, we are searching for an individual ideally within Quality Control or a related field industry, but any experience of working within fast moving consumer goods would be an advantage but non-essential.

Qualification in an analytical science desired, but non-essential

Knowledge of working to cGMP and ISO 13485 an advantage

Excellent planning, communication and organisational skills required  together a confident ability to work independently with minimum supervision and under stringent timelines.

The ability to learn new skills quickly.

Must be a team player.


The Role:

The Lab Technician is responsible for the testing of Raw Materials, Semi-finished and Finished Goods, produced within the organisation to the required standards in accordance with the relevant GMP requirements and internal procedures.

You will be responsible for the testing of medical devices produced.

The role supports a Quality culture in the QC Lab programmes, continually striving for continuous improvements in compliance with GMP and all regulatory and legal requirements

Keeping detailed and up to date lab notebooks.

Aid the validation and verification of new methods used within the QC Lab

Work independently to carry out allocated tasks on a daily basis.

Report all OOS results immediately and participate in investigations to determine the root cause of OOS.

Ensure 5S is kept up to date with standards.

Work with R & D/Technical Services  regarding the introduction of new products for lab testing or support existing products.

Performing testing in accordance with Stability programme in place for all products.

Keeping the retain sample programme up to date.

Support the review and update of lab procedures and test methods


If you would like to be consider for the above, then please email an up to date CV as a Word document if possible, asap.




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Consultant Details

For further information on this opportunity please contact:

Heather Morgan

Tel: 01303 220844


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