RCS Laboratory Technician – Deeside, Flintshire

RCS Laboratory Technician

James Fisher and Sons plc.

Deeside, Flintshire


Laboratory Technician
Deeside, CH5 2LA.
Full Time, Permanent (Evening/Nights)

The Company:
James Fisher Nuclear (JFN) is an established supplier of specialist engineering, manufacturing and technical services for applications within challenging, high integrity, environments.
The JFN Radiological Calibration facility is home to our specialist team of service and laboratory technicians who are highly experienced in servicing Radiation Protection Instrumentation (RPI). We offer a professional, reliable service with rapid turnarounds and all activities meet the requirements of BS EN ISO9001:2015, calibrations are performed in line with the relevant GPG guidance, and the facility is accredited to BS EN ISO 17025:2017 as UKAS calibration laboratory #4382

The Role:
We are seeking an enthusiastic, driven and committed individual to slot into our team. A member of our team will demonstrate good organisational skills with excellent communication as well as the ability to work unsupervised, prioritise their own workloads and meet the expected deadlines. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who has a high level of attention to detail, and a track record of completing analytical tasks.

The hours will be for our evening/nights team.
The standard working hours will be 2pm -12am Monday to Thursday.

Key Accountabilities: 

  • Calibration and maintenance of handheld RPI
  • Minor repairs to electronic instruments
  • Ensuring record keeping and quality standards are in compliance with local work instructions
  • Ensuring laboratory equipment and consumables are managed and readily available
  • Communicating with the management team to give status reports of your respective area, raise any EHSQ issues, convey innovations and improvements to current facilities and processes

Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
Educated to a minimum of Level 2 (GCSE Grades A-C).
You will not need to be experienced in laboratory-based work as full training will be provided, however, it would be desirable.

The standard working hours will be 2pm -12am Monday to Thursday however, there may be a requirement for them to work standard day time hours as of and when the business requires it.
A reasonable amount of Overtime will be expected as of and when the workloads demand it.

The role is located in Desside, CH5 2LA, therefore you will need to live within a commutable distance.

If this sounds like the ideal next step in your career, then click ‘apply’ now! 

Due to the volume of applications we receive for our vacancies, on occasion applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment 

James Fisher and Sons are committed to taking positive action on diversity and strongly encourage applications for candidates from all backgrounds. ?We are proud to be a Disability Confident employer and recognise that? Our success depends on our talented and diverse workforce. For more information