Environmental Laboratory Technician

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Publish Date: 
09/10/2018 - 01:00 to 12/11/2018 - 00:00
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Temporary Full Time
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eFlexes Recruitment and Staffing Solutions have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Environmental Laboratory Technician based with our multinational client in Pharma sector in Shannon, Co.Clare. It is a 12 month contract role.



To fulfil the role of Environmental Laboratory Technician within the Safety, Health and Environment. Department.


Collection of WWTP/PET Daily Monitoring samples. 
Analysis of Environmental Samples for prescribed parameters as outlined in specified Analytical SOP’s.
Maintenance of Laboratory areas in a high standard of GLP and housekeeping.
Generation and Maintenance of Analytical Records as per procedural requirements.
Provision of assistance to the Environmental Officer – Technical Support in the development of required analytical methods as required.
Maintenance of Analytical equipment as required.
Provision of assistance to the Environmental Officers as required.
Testing of waste stream for biodegradability as per IE license requirements as required.
Ordering of Chemicals and Equipment for the Laboratory.
Raising of Work Requests where necessary.
Maintenance of all calibration records and standards for analytical equipment in the Environmental Laboratory.
Maintain records of daily analysis as set out in the WWTP/PET daily analysis log book.
Maintenance of the Environmental Laboratory in a manner that ensures compliance with GLP and adheres to EPA and ISO14001 Auditing requirements.
Undertaking of Audits and associated actions as per the Annual Audit Schedule
Completion of other tasks and projects as deemed reasonable and necessary by the EH&S Director or Environmental Officers
Any other reasonable job related duties that may be required from time to time


Third level degree in a science/environmental discipline.


Good Communication skills
Trouble Shooting and Problem Solving
Report Writing
Excel and Word
Good Laboratory Practice


>3 year’s laboratory experience in a regulated environment.
Practical working experience in a Microbiology or WWTP Laboratory.
Practical experience of water sampling and ground water monitoring.
Activated Sludge Treatment


WWTP operation
WWTP Analysis
ISO14001 Management System Standard.