Formulation Technician

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Formulation Technician

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 16 days ago

This company is a Cambridge Uni spin-out who are based in the heart of Cambridge's tech cluster, on the Science Park. Super-close to Cambridge North station and right beside the Guided Busway, this is a great opportunity for a Formulation Technician.

You'll be part of a friendly team who describe themselves as a family. We're looking for someone who thrives upon working in a collaborative environment - someone who wants to work on some really interesting technology!

The Role:

Working within the Formulation Chemistry lab, your role will be to ensure the delivery of high-quality materials into the wider team. It's a hands-on, production role, carrying out the following tasks:

  • Formulate material compounds
  • Validate materials
  • Troubleshoot any formulation issues to ensure continuous availability & suitability of products
  • Document production processes accurately
  • Produce customer-specific formulations
  • Test and record data, including analysis and reporting
  • Responsibility for providing production updates

About You:

  • Ideally a BSc in Materials Science / Chemistry or equivalent practical experience
  • Demonstrable experience documenting QC tests & specs
  • Experience of materials / chemical formulation in a lab based environment
  • Superb attention to detail
  • Able to work independently and plan your own workload

What's the package?

  • Salary £26k++ dependant on your experience
  • Flexible working following successful training
  • Pension
  • Private medical cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme that assists with personal problems and/or work-related problems
  • Learning & Development opportunities
  • Flexible working
  • 25 days holiday
  • On-site parking
  • Income protection
  • Social activities