Laboratory Technician – Full Time –

  • Permanent
  • DE6 1HA, Ashbourne
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Address Region: Derbyshire


​Laboratory Technician

We are currently looking for a Laboratory Technician who will be responsible for carrying out analysis by wet chemistry techniques, NIR analysis and NIR scanning.

You’ll prepare and analyse samples for vitamins (HPLC),mineral analysis (ICP)and enzymes together with NIR analysis of raw materials, feeds and forages.

With a keen focus on meeting turn-around times for analysis, you will also assist and support the senior analyst in their duties and ensure the laboratories, stock rooms and associated areas (and all equipment within) are clean and properly maintained, and that all samples are stored correctly and clearly.

To apply you should be able to demonstrate experience of working in a practical, hands-on role, preferably within an analytical Laboratory environment. Previous experience of working with databases is necessary and experience of using LIMS would be an advantage. You will be methodical in your approach and will enjoy taking care and attention over your work. You will be computer literate, able to work on your own initiative and be used to working as part of a small, flexible team. You will be flexible in your approach and enjoy training and learning new skills.

Our organisation:
Nutreco is a global leader in animal nutrition and fish feed. Our advanced nutritional solutions are at the origin of food for millions of consumers worldwide. Quality, innovation and sustainability are guiding principles, embedded in the Nutreco culture from research and raw material procurement to products and services for agriculture and aquaculture. Experience across 100 years brings Nutreco a rich heritage of knowledge and experience for building its future.

Equal Opportunity Employer: 

Nutreco is an equal opportunity employer; applicants are considered for all roles without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, citizenship status, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital, parental, military status or any other status protected by applicable local law. Please advise us at any point during the recruitment and selection process if you require accommodation. Nutreco is committed to compliance with all applicable legislation, including providing accommodation for applicants with disabilities.


Job Type: Permanent

Location: DE6 1HA, Ashbourne

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