|Job Ref:||204680979||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Bedfordshire||City:||Bedfordshire||Address:||Post Code:||SG15||Post Date:||15/10/2016 02:21|
Job Advert For Vacancy No: 228763M|
Consultant: Mark Powling
Job Title: Laboratory Assistant
Status: Full Time /Permanent
Our client is the world's leading designer and manufacturer of precision dispensing systems that apply accurate, consistent amounts of the adhesives, sealants, lubricants and other assembly fluids used in virtually every manufacturing process.
Manage the incoming workflow via the dedicated "inbox".
Run Customer trials on behalf of the Sales Team, log and video results providing high quality reports on each trial, to facilitate sales.
Take full responsibility for the Lab space and equipment. Keep it in a clean and tidy state for customer visits and take responsibility its upkeep.
Work closely with European Automation Lead resource to be fully competent on all Automation products at all times.
Test and give feedback on new product developments when required.
Qualified engineer, and practical manufacturing experience.
Self-motivated, well organized and able to work without supervision. Trial success is based on the ability to think laterally, to solve issues and challenges to produce high quality results.
Some engineering experience in a low volume machine environment.
Electro Mechanical / Electronics / Pneumatics systems experience
Experience in a supporting functional area (R&D, engineering, etc.)
Capital equipment/Custom engineered product experience
Be fully trained on the product range at all times and able to construct technical solutions to Customer requests via the Sales team.
Be able to set up and run dispense trials as requested and show results to or beyond what was required.
Film, and record Trial data for production of high quality Lab Reports for each trial.
Advise on Best solution to Sales.
Work with Systems Managers on solutions to enhance knowledge of product and Lab capabilities.
Regularly share Experience and Knowledge with colleagues in other labs across Europe.
Provide technical support to all European customers & sales channels.
Provide technical support along with R & D skills in the development of any new products.
Liaise with technical engineering departments, testing and running production trials of new product releases and product developments when required.
When not running or reporting on Lab Trials, to run products in the lab for the purpose of producing marketing collateral.
Working Conditions & Physical Demands:
Laboratory, Manufacturing or Assembly environment.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Infrequent regional travel to other Company laboratories.
Healthcare after successful completion of probation (3 months).
Group Personal Pension Plan = 4% employee contribution & 6% employer contribution after successful completion of probation - (3 months).
25 days holidays + UK Bank Holidays