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Laboratory Technician

Laboratory Technician

Monday – Friday 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm (weekly rotation)


£7.50 per hour

This vacancy is being advertised by Heads Recruitment Ltd on behalf of one of our clients.

We are looking for a Laboratory Technician to commence working with an established client in the Levenshulme area.

Experience in working with textiles/fabric would be of advantage but is not essential.

Production Operative

The Role:

As a Production Operative your duties will include:

  • Assist in carrying out routine quality checks in a busy production laboratory.
  • Quality checks on textile products (such as weight and thickness).
  • Inspecting fabric for faults, tagging where necessary.
  • Performance testing, and accurate recording, and reporting of results.
  • Recording all length/faults onto fabric inspection sheets
  • Collecting samples for testing
  • Operating machinery and equipment
  • Maintaining housekeeping standards

The Candidate:

To be successful, you will need to be:

  • Literate and Numerate
  • Good computer skills
  • Physically Fit
  • Accurate
  • Able to prioritise and organise workload
  • Able to communicate and to be a team player
  • Self-motivated and organised with good attention to detail.
  • Carry out duties whenever required
  • Able to alternate weekly between the shifts: 6am-2pm/2pm-10pm

Full training will be provided, however, experience of working in a QC lab,  or a science back ground would be advantageous. 

To apply for this position, please send your CV to Katie on

  • Start: asap
  • Rate: £7.50 - 7.50 per hour
  • Location: Levenshulme, Greater Manchester, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Heads Recruitment Ltd
  • Contact: Heads A Industrial Division
  • Tel: 0161 746 8555
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: A2/KG/LT
  • Posted: 2017-06-01 14:33:22 -

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