Trainee Chemistry Technician- Degree Apprenticeship


+ Employee benefits

Chipping Campden, Gloucestershire

Analytical Services

We offer commercial analytical lab chemistry testing for food and drink, including: nutritional and health, microscopy, biochemistry, allergens, chromatography,  packaging, cereals and ingredients, and wines and spirits


We have a permanent opportunity for a trainee Chemistry technician- working within our Analytical Services division. This is an entry level role, starting your career within science! We also offer an opportunity to do a Chemistry degree apprenticeship for the right candidate.


  • Carry out analysis of foodstuffs and materials relating to the food industry according to client instructions, within agreed timescales.
  • Carry out administrative tasks relating to analytical work e.g. sample receipt and booking in of samples into system
  • Perform method development activates under the direction of a senior analyst. Collect data and produce reports.
  • Ensure all aspects of Quality are managed according to Campden BRI standards, including maintaining QC records for global migration tests
  • Maintenance  of UKAS accredited methods relating to migration
  • Calibration, maintenance and daily monitoring of lab equipment e.g. balances, pipettes



  • ​You must be passionate about science
  • Be 18 years or older from June 2024
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • Have Ability to travel to Chipping Campden in Gloucestershire daily
  • Hold GCSE Maths & English Grade C+ (or equivalent)
  • Have studied Chemistry at A Level with a grade A or B (or predicted)


  • Reward platform with employee discounts and rewards
  • 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Buy and sell holiday scheme
  • A generous work save pension scheme, with employee contributions matched by the company up to 10%
  • Culture focus around work/life balance (early finish Fridays)
  • Subsidised onsite restaurant

Additional information:

  • ​If you’re interested in taking the first step towards a career in science, we’d love to hear from you
  • Opportunity to apply for a degree apprenticeship in Chemistry

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