Contract Food Testing Analyst

Lab Support are currently looking to fill an exciting position as a Food Chemistry Analyst for a global confectionery manufacturer in Yorkshire.  Techniques used for analysis include determinating sugar content by Ion Chromatography, protein/nitrogen by Dumas/Kjeldahl, dietary fibre, total fat by acid hydrolysis and fatty acid profile analysis by GC-FID within a busy QC department. The role is working 37 hours a week Monday - Friday with flexibility on shift times between 7am - 6pm, and carries a pay rate of £9.36 per hour; and this is a temporary contract which will last for 3 months.

Required Skills:

To be successful, you will hold a degree or equivalent in Chemistry or a closely related subject and, due to the short-term nature of the role, it is essential that you have prior food chemistry testing experience either gained from academia or industry; with use of the specific techniques mentioned above. This role is based in York so you will need to be able to commute to York on a daily basis, and ideally be available immediately but this is not essential.


To apply for this role please call 01925 851 469 or email your CV to quoting reference number 2189328. Lab Support is unable to employ any candidates requiring a sponsorship to work in the UK and all applicants must be in a position to accept employment without infringement of their immigration status. Lab Support is working as an Employment Business in relation to this role.