Laboratory Assistant / Production Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00006755-1
  • Date Posted: 14 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: York
  • Salary: £8.85 Per Hour
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Mining / Oil / Gas, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Cubed Resourcing are working with our client to find Laboratory Assistants / Production Assistants to join their team, based in the YO41 area of York, near Sand Hutton. Our client is an innovative technology-led company focused on producing medical diagnostic testing kits. They develop, manufacture and distribute a range of rapid testing products in the medical areas of haematology and oncology. Currently with a huge focus on the development and production of rapid testing kits for Covid-19.

Due to the company going through an exciting year of growth and the current Covid 19 situation, they are looking to employ a number of Laboratory Assistants / Production Assistants to join their small friendly team, who work in their production laboratories on the outskirts of York.

Due to location your own transport is essential.

Whilst the role is based in a lab environment you are not carrying out scientific processes. This role is more focused on assembly, attention to detail and quality control.
Relevant (Lab) experience would be advantageous. 
Duties will include:
The manual assembly of the sealed testing unit
Manual labelling
Bottle filling
Packing the kits
Operation of the automated machinery
Quality Control checks 
The ideal candidate will display the following attributes:
A very high attention to detail
Good hand eye coordination
Good levels of concentration
Be able to work as part of a small team 
Hours of work (TBC): likely to be 8am – 4pm Monday to Friday while training - will probably be moving onto a shift pattern in time

Pay Rate - £8.85 per hour, increasing if taken on by the company (there is the potential for temp to perm but this can not be guaranteed) 

References will be required to be considered for this role, interviews and start dates to take place mid April.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply online via our website and/or call Cubed Resourcing on (phone number removed) (a full CV submission will be required to be considered for the role)