Laboratory Assistant HAWP012

Agriculture Sciences, Natural Sciences
United Kingdom
Durham
Period: 
26 Aug, 2019 to 29 May, 2020
Deadline: 
29 Nov, 2019

General information

Duration: 
3 months
Commitment: 
Full-time
Description: 

We are recruiting Laboratory Assisants for an environmental testing facility in County Durham. Working within the laboratory, you will be assisting technicians performing a wide range of duties, including the testing of water and soil samples for the environmental, construction, waste, fuel and engineering industries. 

Soil

  • Weighing samples
  • Reception of Samples 
  • Preparation of samples including trying out, crushing, drying, making leachates, weighing, etc
  • Data entry into LIMS and DMS system
  • Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are adhered to
  • Ensuring Quality procedures are adhered to
  • Housekeeping (ensuring the laboratory work area is clean and tidy)

Water

  • Spilt waters
  • Filter Waters
  • Fix waters
  • Recording and Store of water samples
  • Preparation of leachates
  • Housekeeping (ensuring the laboratory work area is clean and tidy)
  • Ensuring Health and Safety procedures are adhered to
  • Ensuring Quality procedures are adhered to
  • Disposal of waters
Compensation: 
No financial compensation

Keywords

Agricultural Testing  Laboratory  

Additional Information

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Requirements
Languages: 
English: Proficient User C1
Level of Studies: 
Bachelor
Skills: 
Laboratory
Agricultural testing