Laboratory Assistant (Summer Placement)

Job details
Posting date: 24 May 2024
Salary: Not specified
Additional salary information: £12.00 per hour over 18 £11.00 per hour under 18
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 23 June 2024
Location: Skegness, PE25 1SQ
Company: Micronclean Ltd
Job type: Contract
Job reference: 769

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A brand-new Laboratory Assistant (Summer Placement Student) vacancy has arisen in our fast-growing company. This is a fantastic
opportunity to join our team.

LOCATION: Roman Bank, Skegness

JOB TITLE: Laboratory Assistant (Placement Student)

JOB TYPE: Temporary Contract

HOURS OF WORK: Monday to Friday – 9.00am to 5.00pm (over 18 half an hour unpaid lunch break or under 18 an hour unpaid lunch

SALARY RANGE: £12.00 per hour over 18 £11.00 per hour under 18


As a summer intern, you will be supporting your department with day-to-day tasks, such as:

* Routine and ad-hoc testing and activities within the Micronclean Laboratory.
* Sample preparation, conditioning, testing and disposal or preservation if necessary.
* Interpretation and reporting of results.
* Maintenance of the laboratory; keeping the laboratory equipment in a clean, safe, operational condition, including arranging,
and carrying out calibration tests where applicable.
* Support and contribute to the advancement and creation of new laboratory test methods.
* Provide an active role in supporting the wash trial facility.
* Effectively communicate and support other business functions with testing understanding, results, and scientific knowledge.

Whilst also supporting the company with a specific project which will be assigned to you when you first start at Micronclean.

Job Role & Key Responsibilities:

* Administer, undertake, and manage laboratory testing and activities in the Micronclean Laboratory, including microbiological,
chemical, and physical testing.
* To provide testing to support product, service, process, and technology development projects, with the aim of adding quality
and value.
* Report, interpret and act upon routine testing results, including investigation and resolution where appropriate.
* Maintain full, accurate and retrievable records of testing details, results and related testing management documentation and

Knowledge and Skills:

* Scientific experience preferred, but not essential (an undergraduate part way through a degree in biology, chemistry,
microbiology, or related subjects, would be an advantage).
* Good IT skills in the use of Microsoft Office products.
* Good communication skills.

Personal attributes:

* Personal drive and self-motivation.
* Good time-management skills.
* Ability to work independently, as well as part of a team.
* Good planning and recording skills.
* Fluent spoken and written English.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 16th June 2024

Interview date: week commencing Monday 17th June 2024

Why Work for Micronclean

There are many reasons to join the Micronclean family, but here are just a few more:

* 30 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays), increasing to 33 days for loyalty service.
* Company Sick Pay scheme.
* Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), private counselling and other schemes to support employees with their mental health and
* Annual Family Fun Days, fully paid for by the business.
* A growing, family owned, highly successful business, with a history spanning back to the 1920s.
* Highly committed to investing in people and training, with a proven history of opportunities and promotions from within for
employees who wish to progress.
* A great culture, represented in our company values known as the SKIEs.

About Micronclean

Micronclean is a family-owned business based in Lincolnshire employing over 400 people. The company provides products and services
to various industries.

Our current focus areas include rental of specialist work wear to cleanroom industries (pharmaceutical, medical devices,
aerospace), and of protective workwear to manufacturing industries (engineering, automotive). The company also manufactures and
distributes a range of cleanroom products, which it sells in the UK and exports throughout Europe and further afield, including
India, Australia, and Canada.

The company has an ambitious vision for growth both in the UK where we are investing in all our plants and abroad. Where our plant
in Bangalore, India has recently been commissioned and is supporting the production of Covid-19 vaccines in India.

More information about Micronclean can be found on our website.

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