Sampling Technician

  • Job Position : Sampling Technician
  • Location : Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
  • Expiry Date : June 19, 2021

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  • Uphold DDW’s Mission Statement, Quality Policy, and Values and Beliefs.
  • Perform work accurately and reliably according to established procedures.
  • Proper work ethic including being at work when scheduled, arriving to work on time, and being ready to work at the start of the shift.

Sampling Technician

  • Fully support and proactively participate in site safety, quality and environmental programs.
  • Conscientiously prepare samples as selected by the Commercial / Technical teams (manufacturing, potting or bagging, labeling, recording) for timely dispatch to customers.
  • Organise and prioritise work to meet customer demands.
  • Closely follow formulations when preparing lab scale samples, to ensure that the formulation attributes are delivered.
  • Work effectively with other departments such as commercial (feedback for timescale of sample dispatch), QC for testing of laboratory made samples and re-checks of old stock and production for sampling of material held in warehouse.
  • Accurately record information relating to batches of raw materials used in lab made samples, batches of finished goods sent out and re-check results relating to all dispatched samples.
  • Assemble required documentation for samples, including COA, tracking information, ensuring all samples despatched are labelled correctly and to the required standards.
  • Assist in the Quality and S&I Departments as required.
  • Any other tasks compatible with the job function


Skill Requirements


  • A Level in Chemistry, Food Science or related science-based subject
  • 3 Years industrial experience in food industry or lab environment


  • A Level Maths
  • Experience in manufacture of Natural Colours advantageous

Physical Demand

  • Lifting and moving of product packs
  • May be required to drive FLT (training provided)
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