Laboratory Technician (Mineral Products) (Part-Time)

Job Introduction

At Tarmac, ‘who you are’ matters. We want to get to know you. If you share our values and are proud of a job well done, collaborative in working well with others and ambitious to make things better, then have a read of what we have on offer.

We are currently looking for a Laboratory Technician (Mineral Products) on a part time basis to join our friendly team in Mountsorrel, Loughborough.

 Here at Tarmac, we are working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds.

Role Responsibility

Reporting directly to the Senior Technician you will be responsible for:

  • The sampling and testing of both aggregate and asphalt materials on a daily basis where accuracy will be paramount. This will be carried out to the highest safety standards and within your manual handling capabilities
  • At times to visit other sites within Tarmac and carry out similar sampling and testing duties
  • The majority of material testing carried out within the laboratory, which will include ovens, furnaces, sieves (with a mechanical shaker), weighing apparatus, chemicals and other scientific based equipment
  • Ensuring the quality of the materials is monitored at all times
  • Adhering to company Health and Safety procedures at all times
  • The Ideal Candidate

    To be successful in this role we are looking for a candidate ideally with laboratory experience with knowledge of aggregate processing and/or asphalt production (although full training will be provided). They will also:

  • Be hard working and self-motivated
  • Have excellent communication skills and be able to liaise with stakeholders of varying seniority levels
  • Be able to work independently and as part of a wider team
  • Be IT Literate
  • Be flexible in their working approach (occasional overtime, night shift and weekend work will be required)
  • Be Health and Safety conscious
  • Hold a full UK driving licence
    • Location

      Mountsorrel

    • Sector:

      Scientific

    • Job ref:

      3f8cb10b6292

    • Published:

      7 days ago

    • Expiry date:

      2021-03-22

    • Client:

      Talent.com