Laboratory Technician Environment Chemistry

Eurofins Scientific

Eurofins Scientific

Cork, Ireland
Posted on Thursday, July 11, 2024

Company Description

Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins laboratories work with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic, and labelling is accurate.

Eurofins is dedicated to delivering testing services that contribute to the health and safety of society and the planet, and to its corporate responsibility to protect the environment and ensure diversity, equity, and inclusion across the entire network of Eurofins companies.

Job Description

The purpose of this role is to prepare and analyse customer samples keeping in mind efficiency, quality and accuracy standards as required by the company.


  • Become competent in the preparation of samples for analysis.
  • Become competent in the laboratory work practices and requirements that facilitate analysis.
  • Become familiar with all relevant laboratory test methods and procedures i.e. SOP’s.
  • Ensure Compliance to the 17025 standard at all times by adhering to the in house quality procedures provided.
  • Complete all documentation on time, accurately and legibly.


  • Degree level qualification in Environmental Chemistry, Microbiology, Analytical Chemistry or other relevant subject
  • Record of ongoing professional development
  • Previous experience working within an accredited contract testing laboratory or related industry laboratory environment are preferred but full training will be provided
  • Thorough understanding of relevant quality system and accreditation requirements
  • Good keyboards skills and experience of LIMS Systems, MS Office packages in particular Excel.
  • Good standard of written and spoken English and numeracy skills.

Additional Information

Who we are looking for:

  • Hard working self-motivated and professional team player
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, organise and co-ordinate your own workload
  • Good written and verbal communication skills