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Laboratory Technician

What is on offer?

We have an opportunity for a Laboratory Technician to join our General Chemistry Department based in Prescot. The Laboratory Technician is responsible for carrying out analytical methods and standard operating practices without supervision to a high degree of precision and accuracy, ensuring that an effective and high-quality analytical service is provided to meet reporting deadlines on the various types of samples/commodities submitted to the laboratory for analytical evaluation.

About us

Alfred H Knight are an independent provider of inspection and testing services. Established in 1881, AHK operates in more than 40 countries with a well-earned reputation for providing reliable, professional services. We provide specialist services for a wide range of commodities within base and minor metals, steel raw materials, ferroalloys, precious metals, platinum group metals, industrial minerals, solid fuels, and fertilisers. Our clients include miners, smelters, refineries, traders, financial institutions and government bodies. We maintain rigorous quality standards to ensure that our operations provide the highest level of services to our clients. We achieve this through compliance with industry standards and regulations for laboratory, inspection and quality management, including ISO: IEC 17025, 17020, 9001, 14001 and 45001. Our people are our finest asset and as a truly global company, we value diversity, and respect people from all backgrounds. Click here to find out more about AHK. Click here to find out more about AHK.

Do you have what it takes to become a Laboratory Technician?

To be successful within the role,  you will need to display the following:

Required Knowledge and Work Experience


  • Flexible in terms of the ability to operate and contribute in a changing environment.
  • Good attention to detail.
  • A team player, working alongside others with positivity and respect.
  • Presenting a positive attitude and take pride in their work.
  • High level of interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and be able to use own initiative.
  • A willingness to take full ownership of the role and to go above and beyond.
  • Keen interest in Chemistry and/or other scientific principles.
  • Ability to demonstrate a high degree of manual dexterity.

What are the benefits?

We are offering an excellent opportunity with a salary and benefits package to match.

Laboratory Technician

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