Laboratory Technician

Job Overview

Are you a Lab Technician looking for an opportunity to make your mark in a growing and evolving site in a company whose culture is built on quality, safety and exceeding customer expectations?

Are you customer service orientated Lab professional with knowledge/experience of Eliza testing (must have for this job) with a track record of providing internal and external customers with a first-class level of service.
If so, this is the job that you have been looking for!


Our client a well-established company in the food & beverage production space whose plant is commutable from Cork, Limerick & Tipperary is recruiting for a Lab Technician for their Cork plant.

Reporting to Lab Manager this job offers an excellent salary of between €40k-€45k plus benefits.

My client is very focused in fostering an environment that helps employees achieve a sustainable work life balance and unlike some multi-national's people days actually finish on time and you are not expected to 'put in the hours' or 'be available online' when your day has ended!


Some of the elements of the Lab Tech job to whet your appetite include:

  • Carry out Eliza Chemical and Microbiological testing when required.
  • Provide support to the effectiveness and improvement of the QMS in the lab.
  • Maintain test equipment to ensure its continuing fitness for purpose.
  • Calibration of laboratory equipment and involvement in the set-up, validation and running of new laboratory equipment, including new techniques.
  • Deliver training to other laboratory personnel
  • Carry out Eliza Chemical and Microbiological testing when required.
  • Maintain the currency of all test logs.
  • Receive check samples (non-payment) into the laboratory.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives such as 5S execution, auditing, work groups, PSE.
  • Conduct internal audits of laboratory systems.
  • Maintain QC charts to authenticate accuracy of testing/ instrumentation.


You will hold a relevant degree with 3+ years' experience in a similar role and knowledge of ISO 17025:2017

Experience in Food/Drinks/Pharmaceutical or Environmental Laboratory would be highly advantageous as would some prior experience in Chemical and Microbiological analysis

The company culture is one where results are achieved through a strong belief & focus on teamwork, & employee engagement so you will need to share these values to thrive in the Lab Technician job.

Sound like your cup of tea?

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