Laboratory Analyst

Posted 13 January 2022
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineScience CareersIndustrial Careers

Job description

Title: Laboratory Analyst

Location: Co. Tipperary

The successful candidate will be reporting to the Laboratory Supervisor.


  • Complete on-going training for analytical test methods, GLP/GMP requirements and Health and Safety/Manual Handling when required.
  • Perform routine testing of materials/products as directed by Laboratory Supervisors/Managers.
  • Prepare reagents and standards as needed to conduct the required testing. Label these materials and document the preparation.
  • Report test data and results to Laboratory Supervisor and any deviations or Out of Specification/Out of Expectation results observed.
  • Keep Retain Samples of the above materials and transfer them to Retain Area.
  • Keep the equipment and laboratory clean and safe. Report any problems/defects immediately.
  • Remove expired reagents from the lab. Once trained in a test method or the use of a Laboratory instruments, assist in the training of other analysts in the use of these methods/instruments.
  • When trained in a test method, the analyst may check sign another analyst's notebook.
  • Other duties as required.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Educated Degree level in Chemistry or other appropriate discipline.
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience in HPLC and GC is advantageous.
  • Experience in stability systems is advantageous.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Problem-solver.
  • Resourceful.
  • Critical thinker.
  • Able to work in a fast-paced regulated manufacturing environment and in a professional, team-based environment.

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