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Laboratory Technician (Progression to Service Engineer)

Laboratory Technician (Progression to Service Engineer)
£28,000 – £33,000 + Company Car + Training + 15% bonus scheme + 38 Days Holiday
Reading, Berkshire (UK wide travel)

Are you a Laboratory Technician or similar looking to get out of the lab and onto the road as a Field Service Engineer, with full on-the-job training within a close-knit business that will invest heavily into your development?

On offer is the opportunity to get out of the same laboratory every day and train up as a technical specialist on laboratory testing equipment within a varied and UK wide position, where each day will be different.

In this role you will be travelling across the UK conducting a variety of onsite work where you will carry out calibration of instrumentation which involves basic mechanical and electrical maintenance and testing. You will be required to come in to the office in Hungerford once a week and you will be afforded plenty of travel time and reduced working hours on Friday to promote a healthy work life balance.

This company has been established for over 20 years and take pride in staff staying with them over the long term, offering them stability, progression, and the opportunity to become a technical specialist within the pharmaceutical industry.

This role would suit a candidate with a practical attitude that enjoys taking equipment apart and putting it back together again and is looking for a company to invest heavily into their development and progress into a fully-fledged Field Service Engineer.

The Role:

  • Maintenance and validation of scientific instrumentation
  • Conducting calibration of a variety of laboratory equipment
  • UK wide travel with some staying away
  • Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm, 40 hours a week, flexitime, reduced hours on Friday

The Person:

  • Laboratory Technician or similar
  • Looking to become an Engineer
  • Looking for a field-based role

Reference: BBBH11758a

Technical, scientific, chemistry, instrumentation, manufacturing, distributor, Mobile, Manufacturer, Field, Service, Engineer, Hungerford, Newbury, Swindon, Reading, Oxford

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We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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