An exciting opportunity has arisen in Liquid Quality due to a restructure within the team. Reporting to Laboratory and Scientific Research Manager, this role will provide technical support to whisky preparation, filtration and bottling through routine laboratory analysis as required by laboratory schedules.
Key responsibilities for this role will include:
Ensuring continued UKAS accreditation of specific methods and act as UKAS technical manager
Supervision of laboratory assistants x3
Liaising with other departments including Whisky Supply and Cask Supply
Complete all tasks assigned from regular laboratory meetings as per timelines set out by Laboratory and Scientific Research Manager
Initiate and manage improvements for lab methods and procedures including short-term research projects, supporting process improvements at both primary and final production sites
Manage the service and maintenance of all instrumentation used in the GWR Lab
To be successful in this role, you will have a Scientific Qualification, Laboratory technical skills- HPLC/GC/GC-MS, and an analytical method development. You will be able to work within a small team and ideally have experience of drinks industry / company products.