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Laboratory Technician Apprentice Aspire Laboratories Ltd

We offer a range of services ranging from QC testing of raw materials, finished products and cosmetics, to method development and validation. The role will involve the testing of pharmaceutical, herbal and veterinary products for both chemistry and microbiology with training provided where

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday.

    Total hours per week: 32.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    19 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Support lab with reagent preparation
  • Use of Laboratory Information Management Software (LIMS) to log in samples
  • Promote safety within the laboratory areas, leading by example and ensuring correct signage and maintaining COSHH documentation for safe operations within the lab.
  • Ensure efficient and timely operations, meeting internal commitments and minimizing any down time or delays.
  • To uphold company procedures in regard to GMP and comply with UK pharmaceutical regulations at all times.
  • Logging in all consumables as per SOP
  • Responsible to checking stock levels, disposing of expired reagents and consumables and re-ordering
  • Managing Waste disposal
  • Review and upkeep of lab cleaning logs
  • Cleaning of equipment such as dissolution baths, sonicators and water baths for analytical lab
  • Cleaning of incubators, fridges and freezers in the micro lab as well as the micro lab itself, as per SOPs
  • Glassware washing up

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Deadline driven
  • Evidence of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Computer literate (Word and Excel)
  • Good time management and organisaiton skills
  • Good problem-solver
  • Ability to work independently

Personal qualities

  • Highly organised
  • Reliable
  • Hard working
  • Strong work ethic
  • Adaptable
  • Can-do attitude
  • Able to deal well with pressure and deadlines

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs ‘Grade C and above’ which must include at least double Science, maths and English

Future prospects

You will benefit from exceptional training and development opportunities. Prospect of full-time employment after the successful completion of the apprenticeship. Prospects of becoming a QC analyst over time and post completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

Must be over the age of 18 for insurance reasons.

Please note, candidates living within a 1 hour commute radius of the vacancy location will be prioritised.

About the employer

Aspire Laboratories Ltd is a new contract analytical and micro testing house established in 2018. We have decades of experience in servicing both the Pharmaceutical & Healthcare industries. Aspire Labs is privately owned, with the aspiration to be the best contract laboratory in the UK.


Aspire Laboratories Ltd


East London U T C

Yewtree Avenue


RM10 7FN

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by YOUTH FORCE LIMITED


Jessica-Rose Hill 0127377679

Level 3 Laboratory Techician Apprenticeship Standard

Level 2 Function skills in maths and English (if required)

Apprenticeship standard

Laboratory technician

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: today