Analyst / Senior Analyst

Job details

Job title Analyst / Senior Analyst
Ref CBS9JP00004810
Location Dounreay
Region Scottish Highlands
Company Dounreay
Salary 20827.00-30009.00 GBP per year
Duration 12 Months
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The purpose of the post is to deliver analytical work.


The Job Holder will carry out the day-to-day operations of the laboratories.


The Job Holder will:

• Undertake and deliver sample preparation, routine analysis and reporting to the lab or team leader, including testing and internal calibrations, ensuring that CSS reporting deadlines are met.

• Assist the Laboratory Leader/Shift Chemist in ensuring operational delays are minimised by identifying constraints leading to unplanned downtime.

• Report possible non compliances to the Laboratory Leader/Shift Chemist and propose and deliver corrective actions to close out non-compliances.

• Perform method development, validation and uncertainty estimation.

• Maintain a daily log and report progress and/or problems to Laboratory Leader/Shift Chemist.

• Prepare technical documents for review.

• Perform non routine and emergent sample preparation, analysis.

• Undertake safety checks, report and take appropriate action.

• Perform required Laboratory Inter Comparison exercises.

• Maintain relevant Analytical Proficiencies.

• Undertake audits on UKAS aspects of the Quality Management System.

• Be required to undertake shift work on a rota basis.

• Perform the responsibilities of Management Appointments relevant to the post.


HNC in Science or equivalent qualifications plus experience

Additional information

Experience and familiarity with Laboratory Analysis and relevant Quality Management systems.

Will consider Trainee’s at Analyst level for the Senior Analyst positions.

*Closing date for applications - Friday 17 May 2019*

Additional information about the process

Title: Analyst / Senior Analyst

Reference: CBS9JP00004810

Location: Dounreay


Analyst: £20,827 per annum PAYE

Senior Analyst: £30,009 per annum PAYE

Job Type: Contract

Contact details:

Tel: 01847 891062 or 07753221031

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