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Senior Pipette Technician

Reference:
J31103
Sector:
Industrial & Manufacturing
Salary:
£30,000 to £35,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
COMPANY CAR
Town/City:
St Neots
Contract Type:
Permanent
Closing Date:
26/10/2018

For more information about this job please contact:

Name
Erin Wright
Phone
01480 277997

SENIOR PIPETTE TECHNICIAN - ST NEOTS - £30-£35k - COMPANY CAR.

We are a leading global source of laboratory and industrial fluid handling products, instrumentation, equipment, and supplies. We are proven experts in the fields of temperature measurement and control, electrochemistry, and fluid handling. Our products are sold throughout the world through company-owned customer channel outlets and a strong network of international dealers.

We are looking for a Senior Pipette Technician to be based at the St Neots site but with some travel involved.

Role Overview

To lead and deliver an effective and efficient service for both on-site and in-house pipettes within EMEA.  Lead the Pipette Service Technicians. Instrumental for achieving the UKAS accreditation and take our service business to the next level. 

Responsibilities

  • Input and maintain the integrity of data entered into the service report management system.
  • Accurately input calibration data of pipettes and equipment in accordance with quality management systems and ISO 8655 procedures.
  • Build and maintain excellent working relationships with key accounts contacts.
  • Support technical enquiries from on-site customers and in house technicians.
  • Continually review work practices and make recommendations to the Pipettes Service Lead & Operations Manager to increase the efficiency of current operations and customer satisfaction.
  • Be aware of the company’s product services, understanding what the customer requires and relate to back to the appropriate person within the company to meet the customer’s needs.
  • Build and maintain harmonious working relationships with colleagues both here and Germany
  • Exceed customer expectations through excellent CRM.
  • Create action plans to support the field in line with Corporate requirements for growth.
  • Travel to Germany may be required from time to time.
  • Provide regular reports and analysis to the Pipette and Service Lead as requested.

Neccassary Skills/Requirements

  • Good general standard of education, especially mathematics + English
  • Science background
  • Knowledge of pipette servicing and calibration in a lead role, or equivalent.
  • Knowledge and understanding of pipette calibration and calculation.
  • Proven customer relationship and management skills of key accounts.
  • Intermediate/advanced knowledge and experience of Microsoft office suite, Outlook or equivalent and ability to learn and work with bespoke software packages.
  • Demonstrable ability to work alone or as part of a team.
  • Skills and experience in motivating and leading a team.
  • Excellent time management and organisation.
  • Knowledge, understanding and experience of complying with quality control procedures and able to demonstrate familiarity with the requirements of ISO 9001 and ISO 17025.

You will work as a lead within Pipette Service department and are required to establish effective working relationships with all our companies and including our Service Engineers, Sales Managers, Admin Team. 
The business works a normal 5 day/40 hours working week Monday to Friday you may be expected to work additional hours to complete your work as driving to and from customer’s sites if occasionally required to do so.

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