Laboratory Scientist

Meteor Communications (Europe) Ltd

Bramley, Basingstoke
£20,000 - £24,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

meteorcommunications.co.uk [email protected] Nick Weddell

Sectors: water & hydrology

Closing date: Not specified, apply soon!


Laboratory Scientist

Circa £20-24k (per annum) depending on experience.

Meteor have been successfully designing, building, and installing environmental monitoring and control solutions for over 25 years. We make it simple to obtain high quality, real time data in a secure, accessible way. We build complete monitoring station solutions. Built into kiosks or wall panels these contain flowcells, pump controlled flow and online analysers all controlled remotely using our integrated telemetry system.

Opportunities now exist for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to join our Water Quality Services team in our laboratory. We have an extensive network of monitoring equipment delivering real time data to a range of customers from private sector to government agencies. Working in our lab you will assist in the cleaning and maintenance of a range of water quality monitoring equipment. In addition, you will assist in the operation of our quality assurance system.

Qualifications / Experience:

Successful candidates will have:

  • an interest in science
  • ideally have some relevant vocational experience or knowledge/experience working in a laboratory
  • be self-motivated and willing to work both as part of a team and independently
  • competent problem solver with attention to detail, and
  • have good communication skills.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities would include:

  • reconditioning of water quality instrumentation
  • calibration and servicing of instrumentation
  • setting up monitoring systems, and
  • collation, and interpretation of water quality data and information.

The successful candidate will receive all necessary training. The role will be based at our office in Bramley, Hampshire.

Please send your CV and a covering letter, outlining why you are interested in the job, how you meet the selection criteria outlined in qualifications/experience above, by email, to Nick Weddell at [email protected]. Successful candidates will be notified by email. Please note that the closing date given is a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications. Sorry but we are unable to offer feedback on applications.