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Laboratory Technician

What is on offer for a Laboratory Technician?

Alfred H Knight has an exciting opportunity for a Laboratory Technician to join our Team based in Rustenburg.

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.

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

To be successful as a Laboratory Technician at Alfred H Knight you will need to display the following:

Required Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours for a Laboratory Technician

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English with fluency.
  • Being a SANAS 17025:2017 Technical Signatory will be an added advantage.
  • Must be medically fit and adhere to strict safety procedures.
  • Must be computer literate – MS Office.
  • Must have sober habits and no criminal record.

Required Work Experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in a production analytical chemistry laboratory with proven track record of NiS collection fire assay (6E PGM), classical wet chemistry, ICP-OES and good understanding of ISO17025 system implementation.

Required Qualifications

  • Matric (with Maths or Science).
  • Analytical Chemistry Diploma or other appropriate Tertiary Qualification.

What are the benefits?

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

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