Mobile Laboratory Technician

Job Title: Mobile Laboratory Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry
Science and Engineering
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
Start Date: 2021-11-16
REF: TL00078
Contact Name: Tom Lester
Contact Email:
Job Published: 20 days ago

Job Description

Mobile Laboratory Technician

£24,000-28,000 DOE


Kenton Black are pleased to be working with a leading service provider to the construction industry. A role has become available for an experienced lab technician to operate a mobile testing laboratory, analysing soil samples for organic, inorganic and metal based contaminants. This is a consultative role with frequent client interaction, and you will look after the whole process from taking samples, preparing them, analysis, and giving results in context to the client.

The role will involve travel throughout the UK, and working with cross functional teams providing geotechnical and geological services to clients. You will have the opportunity to take ownership of the lab service, and get involved with many other on site services. There will be significant time spent away from home, however travel, hotel rooms and food are all fully covered.

The ideal candidate will be familiar with a range of analytical methods such as UV Spectroscopy, XRF, Colorimetry, and a range of wet chemistry and sample preparation methods. Due to the nature of this role a driving license is essential. You should be confident in working independently without supervision, and some method development experience is preferred but not essential.

If this sounds like an interesting role to you, do not hesitate to contact us for more information!