Laboratory Technician


Join the Applied Science team at Wintec

Apply your professional qualifications to a chemistry laboratory technician role, and help shape the future for the next generation.

About the role 

You’ll be part of the future-focused Applied Science team, helping Wintec do what it does best – turn out work-ready graduates who can take on the world. Your experience, professional networks and formal qualifications will be key to the smooth running and efficient provision of great tertiary education. 

Are you an ideal candidate? 

Do you have up-to-date industry experience as well as professional qualifications in chemistry? With your great communication skills and professional commitment this could be your next exciting move. 

to be a successful candidate, you must have; 

  • Chemistry-based tertiary qualification and laboratory experience
  • An understanding of procuring and maintaining laboratory consumables
  • High level of literacy, numerical reasoning, and effective communication
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • The ability to be flexible and work in a dynamic environment as a team player and to work effectively with minimum supervision by following detailed laboratory instructions
  • Proactive attitude to health and safety

Working at Wintec 

One of New Zealand’s leading tertiary institutes, Wintec’s focus is on innovation and future-proofing. Our Applied Science team works tirelessly to stay abreast of the fast-changing world of technology and industry practice. For an energetic self-starter looking for a fast-paced working environment, Wintec is the place to be.

Lead change, shape the world at Wintec – apply now and be a part of something bigger. 

We are seeking a committed, talented and enthusiastic chemistry technician to provide comprehensive support in our chemistry laboratory. You will maintain equipment, store chemicals, prepare resources for tutors, support tutors, keep accurate records and carry out administration to support the smooth operation of the laboratory. You will also be a health and safety champion and will promote safe practices within our laboratory. 

You will have a tertiary qualification in a relevant area (e.g., Chemistry) and experience working in a similar laboratory environment. You will have a good eye for detail and strong organizational skills. You will be committed to providing a quality service, have demonstrated good time management skills, and maintain a flexible and positive attitude. 

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Fixed Term

Job no: JA2025

Location: City Campus

Closing Date: Thursday, 22 April 2021