Analytical Technician

  • 7 August 2023

The Role

The company is seeking an Analytical Technician to join the team, with the role of:
- Supporting the Senior Analytical Chemist in the performance of routine analysis of nutrients and fragrances in products by high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) and gas chromatography (GC).

  • Candidate Experience - Essential

    • •    Experience working in an R&D or Manufacturing Laboratory setting conducting a variety of physical and chemical analysis
    • •    Knowledge of Gas Chromatography and High-Performance Liquid Chromatography
    • •    General Laboratory good practices and upkeep
    • •    A bachelor’s degree in a discipline relating to Biology, Chemistry, Food science or Material science (or equivalent in skills and experience)
  • Candidate Experience - Desired

    • •    Experience operating HPLC and GC equipment in an R&D or Manufacturing Laboratory setting
    • •    Experience operating a range of measurement equipment such as light microscopes, particle size analysers, viscosity meters
    • •    Preparation of lab scale samples for formulation testing
    • •    Running shelf-life stability studies
    • •    Following Standard Operating Procedures
  • The company is seeking candidates with:

    • •    An enthusiasm for Xampla’s mission of addressing plastic pollution, and an interest in sustainability
    • •    The right fit for a small, science-led, innovative team and a high level of autonomy, creativity and independence
    • •    An individual with a can-do attitude who thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • Package

    • •    Competitive salary
    • •    Share options in a fast-growing Cambridge start-up
    • •    Generous holiday package
    • •    Flexible working options
    • •    Flexible working options
    • •    Training and development package

If it sounds like you're a perfect fit for us, please send your CV here and we'll be in touch.