Trainee Laboratory Analyst and Technical Adminstrator - Blackpool

Vacancy Ref: 159

Due to an increasing workload we are looking to recruit a Trainee Laboratory Analyst.

Bradley Environmental are looking for enthusiastic and loyal individuals to join us in our success as we continue to grow year on year. If you are looking for a truly rewarding career and want to work for a highly successful and established company whose reputation for quality and efficiency far outweighs the others in the industry, then this role is for you!

Roles and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be taught to identify asbestos in samples of building material within our busy UKAS accredited laboratory. The work is safe and requires patience, concentration and the use of a microscope. Some administrative duties will also be required to support the Technical Manager, Laboratory Supervisor and Site staff, in a multi-site operation.

Full training will be given leading to a nationally recognised qualification. This role also requires a commitment to study in order to understand the legislative and quality requirements to pass a written exam, as well as gaining laboratory skills needed to pass a practical exam.

Person Specification

The candidate(s) must have as a minimum:

Possess 5 GCSEs including Maths and English
Have demonstratable administrative experience
Be looking for a long term career with the company (candidates looking for temporary work and previous applicants need not apply)
Good eyesight with or without glasses and good colour vision is required
A laboratory or scientific background and experience of using a microscope would be an advantage but not essential

What We Can Offer You

The hours of work are 37.5 per week Monday to Friday. The hours of work are 8.00am - 4.00pm.  The starting rate is £8.50 per hour rising to £9.00 per hour when qualified and authorised. In addition, the benefits include company paid healthcare (long service award applies), company pension into which the company contribute 3% of qualifying earnings, 22 days’ holiday (long service award applies) plus 8 statutory bank holidays and contractual sickpay.

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