Laboratory Technician

Taranaki - New Plymouth

Tegel Foods Ltd is an iconic New Zealand brand with a long history of producing a wide variety of high quality products delivered throughout New Zealand. We are proud to be helping families eat well very day. Tegel New Plymouth is one of Taranaki's largest employers.

An exciting opportunity exists in the Microbiology Laboratory in New Plymouth for a full-time Laboratory Technician. This position involves performing general laboratory duties including practical microbiological test procedures and maintenance of lab quality systems.

Ideally, suitable candidates will have:

  • Previous Microbiology Laboratory experience
  • A relevant tertiary qualification
  • Knowledge of Laboratory Quality Systems
  • An interest in science and testing outcomes
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Knowledge and experience using Windows based computer software
  • Ability to perform basic statistical calculation

The successful candidate must be able to effectively work within a small team environment and have excellent practical skills. This is a full time role which offers a competitive remuneration package.

There is a requirement to work rostered weekends and public holidays.

Applications close: 18 Apr 2019