Lab Technician

Posted 29 August 2023
LocationCounty Offaly
Job type Permanent
Discipline Quality & Laboratory
Contact NameEugene O’Rourke

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment is working with our client, who are a food production company, to hire a Laboratory Technician to join their team in Co. Offaly.

As a Laboratory Technician, you will be responsible for carrying out Laboratory Testing and Sampling as required. You will report to the Quality Assurance Manager.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a renowned company and be part of an excellent team in a fast-paced environment. Our client is offering a competitive salary and additional benefits.

This is a permanent role.


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  • Monitoring product quality and compliance.

  • Microbiological sampling and testing.

  • Environmental testing to monitor compliance.

  • Review Results Records Weekly and ensure all records are completed correctly and signed off where appropriate.

  • Corrective & Preventative Action  & Non-Conforming Product Management

  • Communicate with and report to customer requests for technical information.

  • Implementing and maintaining HAACP and hygiene requirements.

  • Assisting in the management of the Food Safety & Quality Management Systems.

  • Ensuring compliance with regulatory standards and legislation.


What are we looking for?

  • Degree in a Food Science/Food Technology or similar field.

  • 1 year experience in a similar laboratory testing role is desirable.

  • Experience in the food industry is essential with knowledge of regulatory standards.

  • Ability to work off own initiative.

  • Self-motivated, organised and a keen eye for detail.

  • Proficient IT standards and good communication skills.


 Please send cv in word format.

Apply for this job now by sending in a Word version of your CV or get in touch with Eugene at or alternatively by phone at 087 4075822. 

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