Location Cardiff
Job-type Permanent
Salary £23k - 27k per year
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Email nick.sollis.031A36B80.0@applybe.com
Reference 98446 - LT

Role: Laboratory Technician

Location: Cardiff

Salary: £23,000 - £27,000

Shift: Days

I am working exclusively on behalf of my clients who operate within a range of industries and are providers to some of the largest engineering companies worldwide. They are currently looking for a Laboratory Technician to join their team.

Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities:

  • Perform daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual testing as per the laboratory testing schedule.

  • Communicate test fails and escalate issues to the relevant teams.

  • Make additions to process solutions in a safe manner as per H&S instructions and procedures.

  • Work proactively to support production and inspection teams, making recommendations and suggestions to address test fails in order to close technical issues in a timely manner.

  • Supporting quality and production during internal and external audits.

  • To ensure 5S principles are followed; maintaining an environment that supports efficient working and a methodical approach.

  • To look after laboratory equipment maintaining, calibrating, cleaning and testing sterility.

  • To order and maintain stock and resources.


  • Strong laboratory knowledge, ideally within an industrial / production environment

  • Ability to take direction, learn and apply knowledge and skills within a changing operating environment

  • Commitment to learning and the ability to apply knowledge in order to create solutions and resolve technical issues

  • Experience working in a metallurgical environment (desirable)

 For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or email your cv nick.sollis@omegaresource.co.uk

Candidates with previous experience as a Lab Technician or who have worked with chemicals may be suitable for this position.

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.

We are always seeking Engineering Staff, Senior Managers, Skilled and Semi-Skilled Machinists, Mechanical Fitters, Electrical Fitters, Quality Engineers, Materials Science Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, Electronics Engineers, Test Technicians, Technical Authors and Laboratory Technicians to name but a few.

For details of other opportunities available within your chosen field please visit our website www.omegaresource.co.uk

Omega Resource Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.