We are working with the UK's leading independent analytical instrumentation service provider who are seeking a Reference Materials Technician to join their Reference Materials Group, based at their head office laboratories. You will have great laboratory skills and be responsible for maintaining stocks of reference materials for use by the field service team. Also, development of new reference materials to expand the business' service and calibration capabilities. Duties Include Preparation, testing and release of reference materials Assist in the smooth running of the UKAS accredited laboratories Maintaining qualification status of laboratory equipment Assist management with audits/inspections Core Competencies Great laboratory skills Knowledge of laboratory quality systems, such as GMP/GLP & UKAS Practical knowledge of analytical techniques such as UV/Vis spectroscopy, HPLC, GC and MS IT literate Literate and numerate NVQ Level 3 or higher in chemistry or physical sciences CVs in Word format Hours Monday- Friday 08:30-17: days annual leave + bank holidays New Appointments Group, Expertly Matching Employers and Jobseekers since 1975. Committed to diversity, equality and opportunity for all.