Prep assistant Hemel

Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire, England

£9.50 - 10.00 per hour

Job Description
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Job Title:
Sample Reception Assistant
Customer Services
Normal Hours:
37.5 Monday to Friday. Hours between 9am-5pm
Direct Reports:
Job Purpose:
To support the laboratory in receiving and scheduling samples into the laboratory and provide a facilities/laboratory support function
Role Accountabilities and Main Duties:
• To take receipt of samples collected by our internal fleet and third-party couriers
• Sort samples in accordance to the testing requirements into correct sections within the sample receipt fridge
• Receive / scan samples into the bespoke online system
• Contract review samples to ensure we can carry out the requested analysis
• Schedule the samples into the different laboratories and distribute the samples accordingly
• Manage the flow of Shelf Life samples by ensuring the samples are scheduled on the specified dates
• Prepare and send samples for subcontracting or transferring to other laboratories
• Liaise with the Laboratory to keep them informed of the workload coming throughout the day.
• To communicate any internal issues to the Customer Service Team as well as any issues with any samples received
• To liaise with all departments within the Company to develop and maintain effective relationships.
• To make a positive individual contribution to developing and maintaining department KPIs.
• Ensuring the sample receipt fridge and sample receipt area is clean and free of packaging material
• Provide assistance to the Laboratories as and when required in disposing of samples
• Ad-hoc duties as required and directed.
These duties are by no means exhaustive and should not be interpreted as a complete definition of the role.
Person Specification:
• Strong prioritisation and organisational skills.
• Impeccable written and verbal communication ability.
• Positive attitude towards change.
• Close attention to detail.
• Adaptable and flexible in their approach to work.
• Good IT skills (Microsoft based products; Office 365, Excel and Word).
• Accurate data entry skills and highly numerate.
• Adaptabilit to use various in-house systems and processes.

Immediate start for the right candidate, please send cv to call 01727 864777

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  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • County: Hertfordshire
  • Reference: prep21422