Laboratory Technician Apprentice NOTEDOME LTD

This apprenticeship will give you the opportunity to conduct experiments that contribute to quality control, research, and development. You'll perform quantitative and qualitative analyses, laboratory tests and measurements, and write reports detailing the procedures carried out.

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

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Closing date: 15 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £16,000.00

    Increasing to National Minimum Wage or National Living Wage (dependent on age) after 12 months.

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 7.30am - 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    05 Feb 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000227909

  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

Key responsibilities: 

  • Test the quality of products to make sure that they meet standards and specifications
  • Set up and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment
  • Conduct and support scientific investigations and experiments
  • Prepare chemical solutions, lab size batches of current or new formulations
  • Record, compile, and interpret results of chemical and physical experiments, tests, and analyses for a variety of purposes
  • Order and maintaining stock and resource

The training you will be getting

At Tiro we’re obsessed with changing lives through science and technology apprenticeships so we can’t wait to have you on board.
 
Over 21 months, you’ll devote a minimum of 6 hours of your working week on ‘off the job’ training. This can include theory training (for example, virtual lessons and online learning), alongside practical training (for example shadowing, mentoring, and time spent writing assignments. Together this will count towards a Level 3 Laboratory Technician apprenticeship.

You’ll be trained by an expert tutor from Tiro as well as an experienced mentor at Notedome, who together, will make sure you develop the knowledge, skills, and work habits you’ll need to succeed in your career. 
 
Being an apprentice is hands-on, so you’ll get the chance to learn things you might otherwise not have experienced in a university or college environment.
 
The best part? You’ll be earning a salary while you gain your qualifications, meaning no huge student loans to pay back at the end of the programme!  

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

There’s no limit to what you can achieve if you work for Notedome. 
 
Through ‘on-the-job’ training you’ll have the opportunity to learn new skills to provide competency and responsibility in quality control, research, and development to help progress your career. 
 
Hard work and determination will be recognised!


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Chemistry (Grade A* - C (9 - 4)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade A* - C (9 - 4)) Desired

About the employer

The company, today known as Notedome Limited, concentrate on supplying high-performance polyurethane cast elastomer systems for a wide variety of applications in numerous industries and can fine-tune urethane chemistry to meet the requirements of most markets.

Employer

NOTEDOME LTD

Address

HERALD BUSINESS PARK

4 GOLDEN ACRES LANE

COVENTRY

CV3 2RT

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Training

Training provider

TIRO TRAINING LTD

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Contact

Emily Rankin

emily.rankin@tiro.co.uk

Apprenticeship standard

Laboratory technician

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


Employer's Application Instructions

Please use the link to apply through Tiro's website. Once you have applied, you will receive a response in up to 48 hours letting you know next steps.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 15 Mar 2024