Socotec UK Limited

Laboratory Technician Apprenticeship (Level 3) - Advanced (Level 3)

Socotec UK Limited (Employer)

Tiro Training Ltd (Training Provider)

Annual wage £15,000.00
39.0 hours per week Monday to Friday 'Shifts are to be confirmed'
21 months (duration)
1 July 2022(start date)
Laboratory technician (apprenticeship standard)
30 June 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

As a laboratory technician apprentice for SOCOTEC your goal will be working with the laboratory team where you will receive, prepare, and partially analyse samples for a range of analytical testing.


What will the apprentice be doing?

Other duties you will be responsible for with training, include:

• To always maintain good laboratory practice, standard operating procedures, local rules and regulations.

• To be aware of and conform to the Laboratory Quality System, specifically UKAS (ISO17025) and MCERTS requirements.

• To ensure compliance with the Health and Safety requirements of the department.

• To update and maintain all work records ensuring they are completed in an appropriate manner, and both filed and stored correctly.

• To embrace and actively participate in positive change, being responsible for your own development within the business.

• To adhere to and support the Line Manager in attaining the production and quality targets of the department.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 3 Laboratory Technician Apprenticeship Standard. 

Functional Skills Level 2 in maths and English (if required)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Tiro and SOCOTEC goal is to transform you into a fully competent technician, ideally open to accepting a full-time, permanent position within the team upon completion of your apprenticeship.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Logical, Team working

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent Maths, English and a Science (Grade C/4 or above) Desired
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