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Current opportunities at Agar Scientific:

Laboratory Technician - Specimen Production


The Lab Technician role is responsible for the Production of SEM / TEM Calibration Specimens

Responsibilities include

  • Production of SEM / Tem Specimens
  • Continuous improvement of the production process to both increase production throughput and batch yield
  • Accurate record keeping of all process parameters used for each batch manufactured
  • Basic understanding of the quality systems we have in place

These are the main functions of the role; however, employees may be required to carry out other, ad hoc duties, as may be reasonably required.

Person Specification

Skills, Experience and Knowledge:

  • Motivated individual who is flexible and willing to learn continuous best practice.

  • The individual must be self-motivated with a desire for continuous improvement whilst maintaining high quality standards.

  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and positive attitude.

  • The individual must be accurate with an eye for fine detail and high level of manual dexterity. They must have good eyesight (assisted or unassisted) to be able to carry out precise / detailed work, sometimes under a light microscope.

  • Comfortable in being able work alone and/or within a team environment.
    The ability to follow standard operating procedures and detailed instructions is essential. The individual needs to be methodical in working and to demonstrate the aptitude to know when to stop a process, troubleshoot and problem solve.

  • Have the ability to work to set standards and procedures.

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.

Personal Qualifications

  • Science-based degree preffered but not essential.

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy, please send in your CV to: hr@agarscientific.com