Experienced Laboratory Technician

Wednesday 9 August to Wednesday 23 August

Post Ref: WYJS:031-17

Salary Scale: Range £16,781 - £18,746  + generous pension and holidays

Hours: 37 hours per week  

Based in Morley, Leeds


West Yorkshire Materials Testing Services is a leading UKAS test house providing a wide range of services to the public and private sectors. We are seeking to recruit an experienced technician who will join our textiles and PPE laboratory in the preparation and testing of textiles, plastics and personal protective equipment. 

If you have experience of working in a textile laboratory or similar testing environment and looking for your next opportunity we’d like to hear from you. You’ll be familiar and competent with routine laboratory processes including testing and reporting to UK and European standards, as well as working within strict quality management systems. 

In return we offer training and development, a generous salary, holidays and a flexi scheme as well as job security with an equal opportunities employer. 

Job description - Laboratory Technician

For more information on this vacancy, or for an informal chat please contact Dale Brockbank, Manager Materials Testing Services on 0113 393 9791 or email: dale.brockbank@wyjs.org.uk or Technologist Natalie Teal on 0113 393 3795 or email natalie.teal@wyjs.org.uk 

Closing date: 12 midday, 23rd August 2017.  Please quote reference number WYJS:031-17 on your application. 

Interviews are likely to be held W/E 1st Sept 2017, if you are not available for that any dates that week please advise us on your application.

How to apply

Please download an application form and follow our application guidance notes on how to complete the application form.

Application Form   Application Guidance Notes

Please email your completed application to hrrecruitment@wyjs.org.uk, stating the reference number of the job that you are applying for. You can also call 0113 253 0241 to request a paper application form. Please remember to state the reference number of the job when applying.