Lab Test Engineer

Job Title: Lab Test Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire, England
Salary: £18000 - £20500.00 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J893620_1510747146
Contact Name: Ben George
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 15, 2017 11:59

Job Description

Role: Laboratory Test Technician / Engineer

Location: Staffordshire

Salary: £18,000 - £20,500

Russell Taylor Group has a fantastic opportunity for a Lab Test Engineer to work for a Global Company who specialise within the Gas, Petrochemical / Process, Emissions / Environmental industries. If you have Gas odourisation's and Chromatography experience we would really like to hear from you. This is an excellent opportunity to join a global company receive ongoing training and join a great team.


  • Prepare FATs and test systems.
  • Calibrate, repair and service systems in the Orbital Laboratory, mostly GC instrumentation.
  • Communicate with client and service engineers directly and indirectly via telephone and email.
  • Provide technical support to client and service engineers.
  • Compile all reports / documentation and dispatch in a timely manner as directed by the Service Manager.
  • Comply with the organisation's QA and SHE systems and support required updates as the business develops.
  • Undertake any duties within skill set as required.
  • May be required to attend site or off site meetings.
  • May be required to attend training courses relevant to the position in the UK or outside UK.
  • Occasional site visits to work on equipment.


  • Full clean driving licence.
  • Computer literate.
  • Must be able to demonstrate fault finding skills.
  • Must be fully conversant with Microsoft Office.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and set deadlines.
  • Positive attitude and ability to without detailed instruction.
  • Maths and English GCSEs
  • City & Guilds or ONC or HNC

Not essential:

  • 2 years minimum working in a technical role within the gas industry.
  • Previous experience of working on Odourisation systems and chromatography.

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