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      • malvern, west midlands
      • temporary
      • randstad inhouse services
      We are looking for an experienced laboratory Analyst to join a family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.This role requires the individual to undertake day-to-day operations within the laboratory team. The analysis of drugs in biological samples is conducted by screening, confirmatory or quantification techniques (such as LC/MS/MS), or by a combination of all. Established Analysts must perform all analyses to appropriate safety standards, conform to current documented Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and must ensure that all analyses are conducted to the highest quality standards and within agreed timeframes. Responsibilities: Perform analysis and laboratory investigations of biological and other samples for the presence of drugs, poisons and related compounds.Performing analytical tasks routinely (daily) which are inclusive of but not limited to the following:ExtractionsPreparing laboratory reagentsDaily basic equipment checks and maintenanceEquipment validations (i.e. Heaters, Fridges, Freezers, Pipettes)Making standards and QCsProduce and monitor analytical standards, quality control material, system suitability tests and quality performance.Keeping lab up to safe and efficient working standards (i.e. checking expiry dates)Saving/ Processing, 1st review of dataSaving/ Processing, 2nd review of data Handling of chemicals, gases and biological samples (e.g. post-mortem blood, urine, tissues) for chemical/solvent extraction of drugs and related compounds for analysisSupport/assist Laboratory Assistant and Laboratory Analyst duties as and when required (e.g. case receipt and recording, cleaning and maintenance of laboratory and equipment, making chemical reagents and solvents, sample storage, stock control, etc.) to ensure effective service provision.Operation of technical equipment (e.g. mass-spectrometers, etc.) including maintenance following training.Troubleshooting the Laboratory equipment (e.g. LCMS, GCMS, HPLC, etc.)Changing of gas cylindersApply quality control procedures and support the undertaking and monitoring of the laboratory quality system, including document control.Support the development and implementation of new processes and methods where required.Support the QMS and Accreditation status of the laboratory.Support case administration for recording case results and relevant information.Undertake and complete provided training modules and assessments.Using a computer for databases and equipment operation.Act as a buddy for Trainee Analysts as required.Competencies: Confidential handling of casework.Excellent attention to detailKeen interest in understanding principal of processesIs dynamic and tenacious.Have commitment, self-discipline and flexibility.Be able to organise effectively.Shows accountability and demonstrates ownership of their world.Able to function well as an individual or as part of a team and use initiative when necessary.Able to take ownership of own work, awareness of when to solve a problem themselves or to ask their manager for help.Able to follow instructions and work under pressure in a busy environment.Conform with appropriate safety standards under The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999Work in accordance with the current documented Standard Operating Procedures. Ascertain Forensics is an ISO 17025 certified laboratory.Actively seeks to model PACE values.The analyst will show the behaviours of an Established Analyst includin
      We are looking for an experienced laboratory Analyst to join a family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.This role requires the individual to undertake day-to-day operations within the laboratory team. The analysis of drugs in biological samples is conducted by screening, confirmatory or quantification techniques (such as LC/MS/MS), or by a combination of all. Established Analysts must perform all analyses to appropriate safety standards, conform to current documented Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and must ensure that all analyses are conducted to the highest quality standards and within agreed timeframes. Responsibilities: Perform analysis and laboratory investigations of biological and other samples for the presence of drugs, poisons and related compounds.Performing analytical tasks routinely (daily) which are inclusive of but not limited to the following:ExtractionsPreparing laboratory reagentsDaily basic equipment checks and maintenanceEquipment validations (i.e. Heaters, Fridges, Freezers, Pipettes)Making standards and QCsProduce and monitor analytical standards, quality control material, system suitability tests and quality performance.Keeping lab up to safe and efficient working standards (i.e. checking expiry dates)Saving/ Processing, 1st review of dataSaving/ Processing, 2nd review of data Handling of chemicals, gases and biological samples (e.g. post-mortem blood, urine, tissues) for chemical/solvent extraction of drugs and related compounds for analysisSupport/assist Laboratory Assistant and Laboratory Analyst duties as and when required (e.g. case receipt and recording, cleaning and maintenance of laboratory and equipment, making chemical reagents and solvents, sample storage, stock control, etc.) to ensure effective service provision.Operation of technical equipment (e.g. mass-spectrometers, etc.) including maintenance following training.Troubleshooting the Laboratory equipment (e.g. LCMS, GCMS, HPLC, etc.)Changing of gas cylindersApply quality control procedures and support the undertaking and monitoring of the laboratory quality system, including document control.Support the development and implementation of new processes and methods where required.Support the QMS and Accreditation status of the laboratory.Support case administration for recording case results and relevant information.Undertake and complete provided training modules and assessments.Using a computer for databases and equipment operation.Act as a buddy for Trainee Analysts as required.Competencies: Confidential handling of casework.Excellent attention to detailKeen interest in understanding principal of processesIs dynamic and tenacious.Have commitment, self-discipline and flexibility.Be able to organise effectively.Shows accountability and demonstrates ownership of their world.Able to function well as an individual or as part of a team and use initiative when necessary.Able to take ownership of own work, awareness of when to solve a problem themselves or to ask their manager for help.Able to follow instructions and work under pressure in a busy environment.Conform with appropriate safety standards under The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 and the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999Work in accordance with the current documented Standard Operating Procedures. Ascertain Forensics is an ISO 17025 certified laboratory.Actively seeks to model PACE values.The analyst will show the behaviours of an Established Analyst includin

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