Analytical Chemistry Technician

Greenwich, London (GB)
£22,876 to £25,728
11 May 2018
End of advertisement period
24 May 2018
Academic Discipline
Physical Sciences, Chemistry
Contract Type
Full Time

The Analytical Services Laboratory, based at the University of Greenwich at Medway, seeks a Analytical Chemistry Technician to assist in the preparation of commercial samples for inorganic chemical and mineralogical testing whilst a colleague is absent on maternity leave. Applicants will be expected to perform a range of tasks within the laboratory including the reception and labelling of samples, the preparation of samples and their analysis by instrumental techniques such as ICP-OES, ICP-MS CHN, XRD or XRF (training will be provided as required). The successful candidate will deliver consistent, high quality, accurate work and maintain good laboratory practices at all times.

The duration of the post will be Fixed Term for 3 months (June 2018 to September 2018) whilst a colleague is away on maternity leave. We welcome applications from individuals seeking a career path in analytical science or experienced practitioners who have relevant skills.

For an informal discussion about vacancy please contact Prof David Wray (tel 020 8331 9833; e-mail

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.