Laboratory Technician

Laboratory Technician opportunity - flexible hours
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  • •  No experience necessary
  • •  £24,300 per year
  • •  Rotating day shift pattern
  • •  Excellent working environment

Take your first steps into laboratory work and play a part in helping us create World-Class textile products. 

What will you be doing as a Laboratory Technician at Heathcoat Fabrics?

Our Textile Lab prepares and tests to specifications for product release and provides accurate and reliable data for product development and continuous improvement across the business. The role’s responsibilities include preparing and testing our fabric and yarns and recording test data accurately and on time.

This position is an ideal step into laboratory work and the Textile Industry; no previous experience is necessary and full training will be provided.

To apply, you should be able to demonstrate:

  • excellent attention to detail
  • good communication, both written and verbal
  • high level of hand dexterity
  • good basic numeracy skills

Please let us know if you also have the following desirable experience and knowledge:

  • experience in using Microsoft Office applications
  • experience of working in a similar environment
  • knowledge of manufacturing laboratory good practice
  • an understanding of quality processes

    Rotating shift pattern

7 shifts every 14 days
Week 1: Mon, Tue, Fri, Sat, Sun
Week 2: Wed, Thurs
6.00am to 6.00pm (with a 45-minute unpaid break)

What you can expect from us

  • Engaging work culture
  • Environmentally conscious company
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Company contribution pension plan
  • Personal learning and development
  • Leadership development and mentoring programmes
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Canteen
  • On-site car and cycle parking
  • Health & wellbeing programme
  • Enhanced maternity benefits
  • Health & dental plans
  • Company sick pay and life assurance
  • Tech and Cycle Schemes
  • Discounts with participating local shops and businesses
  • Contribute to high-profile textile projects
  • Privately owned, debt-free company

For further information on this vacancy please contact:

Human Resources Team
Heathcoat Fabrics Limited,
Westexe, Tiverton EX16 5LL UK