Laboratory Technician

Contract types Full time
Company Trouw Nutrition GB
Country United Kingdom
Location Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Closing date 28.06.2019

Trouw Nutrition GB, a Nutreco company based in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, manufactures mineral and vitamin premixes for animal nutrition.


We are currently looking for a Laboratory Technician who will be responsible for the preparation and analysis of samples for vitamins (HPLC) and mineral analysis (ICP). You will be required to perform all ‘wet’ chemistry techniques, ensuring turn around times for analysis of feeds and premixes are as efficient as possible. You will also be required to 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.


The successful candidate will be expected to become proficient in as many techniques as possible to provide cover when necessary.


To apply you should be able to demonstrate experience of working in a practical, hands-on role, preferably within a Laboratory environment. You will be methodical in your approach and will enjoy taking care and attention over your work. You will be computer literate and be used to working as part of a small, flexible team.


Applicants with the experience as outlined above should apply in writing, stating current salary and enclosing curriculum vitae, to: Hayley Rowlinson, HR Administrator, Trouw Nutrition GB, Blenheim House, Blenheim Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1HA.




Closing date for applications: 12th June 2019