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Laboratory Technician Apprentice – Stansted Laboratories Limited


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Apprentice Laboratory technician required to support the micro biological Analysis at Stansted Laboratories

Qualifications requirements 5 GCSE’s to include Maths, English and at least two science related subjects at grade C or above.
Candidate restriction Due to health and safety restrictions, applicants need to be 18 or over at the start of the apprenticeship.
Salary Minimum Apprenticeship Wage
Holiday Entitlement 20 days for first year of service then it goes up to 25 days per annum
Location Rochester, Kent
Working Hours Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm
1 hour for lunch
Duration 24 months
Start date ASAP
Interview date March 2024
Closing Date for applications 29th February 2024
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A vacancy has arisen within the microbiology Laboratory.

The role includes assisting the laboratory team with preparation work. Learning the analysis, we carry out, carrying out the analysis. Learning how to use and maintain all laboratory equipment.

The main analysis is microbiology based however we do carry out some chemistry analysis. Chemistry analysis pH, conductivity, colour, clarity and chlorine.  Full training will be given.

Skills required

Candidates should have a keen interest in science, preferably microbiology possess good communication and organisational skills and be prepared to work flexibly as part of a wider team.

Personal qualities

Good team player, Can use own initiative, reliable, good time keeping, Attention to detail.


Qualification: BTEC Level 3 National Certificate in Applied Science

Apprenticeship Standard: Laboratory Technician Level 3

Training Provider: Cogent Skills

Delivery model: Blended learning


Stansted Laboratories Limited is a family run business based in Barking, Essex We work within the water testing industry. Essentially we test different types of water, e.g tap, bowser etc for different micro organisms such as Legionella, salmonella etc. All customers samples are analysed in our onsite laboratory.

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Location: Rochester, Kent
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Closing Date: 29th February 2024
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