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ILS Limited Laboratory Careers and Vacancies

 

Careers - Vacancies at ILS

 

International Laboratory Services (ILS) is a market leader in the provision of contract laboratory testing services in the UK, providing a wide range of UKAS accredited, GMP compliant chemical and microbiological testing to both the food and pharmaceutical industries.

ILS is an independent laboratory situated in Shardlow, Derbyshire. We are a busy, modern facility catering for a varied and wide client base. As with most companies, our clients require a fast, efficient and accurate service, therefore we need staff to help us achieve this.

 

Please see be below for a list of our current vacancies


 

Laboratory Technician

Food Chemistry Department
40 Hours a Week
Salary Dependant upon experience

An opportunity has arisen for a Laboratory Technician to join our professional Food Chemistry Team. The role involves carrying out routine and non-routine analytical chemistry testing in a fast paced environment. You will be supporting Technicians within the department to ensure our high quality service is maintained.

To be successful in this role you will hold a degree in Science and ideally have some laboratory experience.

The successful candidate will require the following skills:-

• Ability to work in a Team
• Good communication skills
• Good time management skills
• Flexible in your work approach
• Accuracy and Speed
• Attention to detail


This position is 40 hours a week - Monday to Friday, with a 30 minute break.

The opportunity to join the employer contribution pension scheme is also available.

Interested? Please send your full CV to HR-Jobs@ilsmail.co.uk or post it to Human Resources Department, ILS Ltd., Shardlow Business Park, London Road, Shardlow, Derbyshire DE72 2GD.

Closing Date: Friday 21st November 2014


Please note that this job may close early if a large number of applications are received. All short listed candidates will receive details of the interview within 3 weeks of the closing date and unless you hear from us you may assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.


 

Sample Receipt Laboratory Technician 

Food Microbiology Department
Job Ref: FM 04
27 Hours per week

Afternoons to early evening (hours to be agreed)

You will be based in the Food Microbiology Laboratory supporting the running of the Sample Receipt Department. You will ensure that all samples are received into the Department and logged into the LIMS system in the correct manner and must adhere to the requirements of UKAS, Standard Test Methods and Operating Procedures and Health and Safety Rules.

Previous experience is not necessary, as full training will be given, although you will have energy, enthusiasm and drive and expected to have a good general education with GCSE’s A-C Grades in Science or equivalent. You will be computer literate and have good communication skills and confidence in liaising with clients externally and internally. You will have a keen eye for detail, good organisational skills along with speed and accuracy skills. Previous experience of working in a laboratory environment would be desirable.

This position is 27 hours with a week a 30 minute break.

The opportunity to join the employer contribution pension scheme is also available.

Interested? Please send your full CV, stating the job reference to HR-Jobs@ilsmail.co.uk or post it to Human Resources Department, ILS Ltd., Shardlow Business Park, London Road, Shardlow, Derbyshire DE72 2GD.

Closing Date: Monday 1st December 2014

Please note that this job may close early if a large number of applications are received. All short listed candidates will receive details of the interview within 6 weeks of the closing date and unless you hear from us you may assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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Training and Quality Services Manager – Internal Operations

40 Hours per week – 8.30 am to 5.00 pm (with 30 minute break)
Salary: Dependant upon Experience

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Training and Quality Services Manager to join our professional Internal Operations Team. You will take responsibility for the management and operation of the Quality Services Section, the validation of new methods and equipment and the external and internal quality assurance programmes. In addition you will be responsible for managing the training and induction of new staff joining our Food Microbiology and Pharmaceutical Microbiology Departments and liaise with management of their progress. You will also be responsible for the supervision and management of a small Quality Services Team.

To be successful in this role you will have a full understanding of the requirements of UKAS, Standard Test Methods and Operating Procedures. It is essential that you have Laboratory and Quality Control experience. You will hold ‘A’ Level qualifications in a relevant subject and a degree in Microbiology or relevant science subject would be desirable. You will be an effective communicator, flexible in your work approach and have excellent organisational skills. A ‘keen eye’ for detail along with accuracy and speed is key to this position.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and are look for a new and exciting challenge, we would like to hear from you. To apply please collect an internal application form from the Human Resources Department.

Closing Date for Applications is Friday 12th December 2014

Interested? Please send your full CV to HR-Jobs@ilsmail.co.uk or post it to Human Resources Department, ILS Ltd., Shardlow Business Park, London Road, Shardlow, Derbyshire DE72 2GD.

Please note that this job may close early if a large number of applications are received. All short listed candidates will receive details of the interview within 6 weeks of the closing date and unless you hear from us you may assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.

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ADMINISTRATOR

30 HOURS PER WEEK - (Job Ref – PM03)
PHARMACEUTICAL MIROBIOLOGY DEPARTMENT
SALARY DEPENDANT UPON EXPERIENCE

An opportunity has arisen for an Administrator to join our professional Pharmaceutical Microbiology Team. You will assist the Laboratory Departmental Manager with a full administration service to the department which includes general office duties, faxing, filing, photocopying, answering the telephone to internal and external clients and preparation of reports. Other duties include:-

• To ensure that all work is carried out in direct accordance with instructions.
• To ensure that all areas within the department are maintained in a clean and tidy condition at all times.
• To ensure that all work allocated is completed efficiently, in a responsible manner, and in strict compliance with the relevant Standard Test Methods.
• To observe all rules relating to Health and Safety.
• To record data in accordance with current Standard Operating Procedures.
• To become totally familiar with the operation of the LIMS software system.
• Collection of data & entry of raw data onto LIMS.
To be successful in this role you will have a good general education and have experience of working in a fast paced office environment. You will hold excellent IT skills, a full working knowledge of Microsoft office software and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Experience of working in a Laboratory office environment and knowledge of the LIMS software system would be an advantage for this post.
The opportunity to join the employer contribution pension scheme is also available.


Interested? Please send your full CV, stating the Job ref number, to HR-Jobs@ilsmail.co.uk or post it to Human Resources Department, ILS Ltd., Shardlow Business Park, London Road, Shardlow, Derbyshire DE72 2GD

Closing Date: Friday 12th December 2014

Please note that this job may close early if a large number of applications are received. All short listed candidates will receive details of the interview within 6 weeks of the closing date and unless you hear from us you may assume that on this occasion your application has been unsuccessful.
www.ils-limited.co.uk