An FMCG manufacturing business based in North Wales is currently recruiting for an Analytical Technician to join their existing team.
The successful candidate will bring experience of using HPLC from a similar environment, such as chemicals, cosmetics or household products sector.
The role will involve working on a 4 on 4 off days shift pattern
Carry out sampling of raw materials and complete analytical and physical analysis against the agreed risk based procedure Support the development of any new test methods for the testing of bulk liquids and chemicals Support the development of any new test methods for the testing of bulk liquids and chemicals Generation of raw material and bulk liquid specifications and maintenance of such libraries with support from Group Technical Services Producing lab scale samples of new lotions and serial preservative dilutions in order to provide bulk liquid batch calculation analysis Administration of the marketed stability product storage and products in line with requirements Identify where new or changed routines could improve efficiency without detrimental affect to the sampling and testing service Support the Site Quality Lead / Quality Assurance Technicians in quality failure investigations with subject matter expertise Calibration of Laboratory equipment against defined schedule Rejection and quarantine of raw materials as required Ensure the lotion specifications held within the bulk liquids database are up to date
Skills and experience:
Education in analytical science related subject essential BSc in Chemistry or higher - desirable 3+ years in analytical lab highly desirable Experience of using HPLC essential