We are recruiting for an experienced ICP-MS Analyst to join a client in Manchester on a permanent basis.
Our client is a contract analytical laboratory specialising in problem solving and analytical development. They have an extensive range of chromatographic and mass spectrometric instrumentation and have recently added to this with an ICP-MS and are looking for an experienced ICP-MS Analyst to join the team.
What you’ll do:
You will be analysing samples from various areas including (but not limited to) extractables and leachables from pharma clients.
Core duties for the ICP-MS Analyst role are:
Be conversant with the Company Health and Safety Policy and work in accordance with Company Operating Procedures.
Maintain a clean, tidy and safe working environment.
Report any difficulties/problems in following documented procedures to the Scientific or Technical Director prior to making any change/modification. Any change/modification must be authorised by a Director.
Be conversant with the content of the Company Quality Manual and carry out work in accordance with such at all times.
Maintain an accurate record of all analytical data generated in personal lab book, equipment lab book or study record as appropriate together with any associated quality assurance data.
Prepare client samples for analysis including the relevant and appropriate use of standards.
Use instrumentation (after having been approved/trained) to acquire and process data for client samples.
Report data in client reports.
Maintain instrumentation at agreed performance standards and/or report faults/failures to a Company Director.
Validate methods as agreed/directed by supervisor/Director.
Liase with clients as directed regarding ongoing laboratory work, technical queries etc.
When required all work related conducted in support of GLP studies must be performed in compliance with UK GLP regulations
Discuss potential work with either new or existing clients and prepare quotations for such work
You will be responsible for the supervision of Analysts where applicable
You will report to the Laboratory Operations Manager.
As an experienced ICP-MS Analyst essential requirements are:
·A minimum of 5 years experience running and maintaining Agilent ICP-MS systems
·A minimum of 5 years experience developing sample preparations for various matrices
·A minimum of 5 years experience developing methods for Agilent ICP-MS systems
·Experience of Masslynx and/or UNIFI software
Desirable experience for the ICP-MS Analyst:
·Experience using IC (Dionex) instrument
The package is as follows:
Salary: £25,000 - £29,000 depending on experience, with generous quarterly AND annual bonus opportunities, a good% contribution pension and 24(+8 bank) holidays a year.
On this occasion LiCa Scientific is acting as an employment agency. Louise Hall is the contact on the role and avaialble on 0161 302 2119 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions or your application.