Senior Instrument Support Scientist

€35000 - €45000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Cambridge, England
  1. Technical Operations, Engineering, Process Engineer
Posted: 14/11/2023

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Hobson Prior are currently seeking for a Senior Instrument Support Scientist to join a small organisation on a permanent basis located in Cambridge. For more information, please get in touch now!

Please note that to be considered for this role you must have the right to work in this location.

Key Responsibilities:

  • For this role, you will carry out maintenance on gas chromatography-mass spectrometry and be accountable for handling walk-up instruments.
  • Provide training to other users on instrumentation use and upkeep.
  • Handle crucial spares and general stock to guarantee downtime is reduced.
  • Management of critical spares and general stock to ensure downtime is reduced.
  • The ideal candidate will carry out the installation and qualification of new instrumentation.
  • Serve as the technical assessor of projects, driving constant improvement actions.
  • Any other assigned duties.


  • Familiarity with carrying out maintenance/service lab equipment, which involves GCMS and thermal desorption.
  • Prior involvement in carrying out user training on lab on GCMS.
  • Knowledge of installed and qualified chromatography/ mass spectrometers.

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