Junior Laboratory (Ref: 46797) | Pennotec (Sustainable Products), Pwllheli

Posted 2 weeks ago

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Lab Technician

Vacancy Description:

Pennotec, is a scientific research company, which uses ‘clean chemistry’ and natural processes to create new products from environmentally sustainable raw materials such as food production by-products.

The products we create are good for the environment and beneficial for society.

We are seeking a Junior Laboratory Technician to join our team of dedicated scientists.

The main duties will include maintaining the laboratory in a clean and tidy condition, testing raw materials and new products and supporting production. Full on the job training will be provided by the company.

This is a six-month paid placement leading to a sustainable job for the right candidate.

Applicants should have a good understanding and a strong interest in Chemistry and either Biology or Physics or Engineering.

This is a ‘hands-on’ practical laboratory position.

So, applicants with applied knowledge of Maths and IT and good communication in written and spoken English are also sought.

Training provided

Full on the job training will be provided by the company, leading to a sustainable job for the right candidate.

Desirable personal qualities

We are particularly seeking applicants who are very interested in gaining practical knowledge of methods and techniques in a science laboratory and in a production environment.

Working as part of a team, it is essential that applicants can take instruction – able to ask for clarification where necessary – are enthusiastic, reliable with excellent timekeeping and with clear, tidy
writing when communicating with co-workers.

This role is ideally suited to anyone with a strong interest in how science and particularly chemistry can be used to improve the environment and create a better, healthier society.

Qualification(s) Required

No Minimum Requirements

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: Advantage.

Welsh Written Skills: No.



37 hours per week

Interview arrangements
Interviews will be conducted throughout the duration of the advert, the job will be offered as soon as a suitable candidate is found.

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