Trainee Laboratory Assistant
13-15k per annum or Apprenticeship

Based in Stoke on Trent, James Kent Group takes pride in supplying customers with a wide range of bespoke and tailored products for the glass, ceramic, dental, nuclear, refractories and vitreous enamelling industries.

Due to an internal promotion, we have a fantastic opportunity for Trainee Laboratory Assistant who can learn and gain experience within our specialist laboratory team.

Testing products against exacting standards, you will be involved in quality control of glass and ceramic materials, whilst also assisting in the development of new products.

You will have a keen interest in science, and a practical and well organised approach. With an eye for detail, you will achieve high standards in your work whilst also suggesting new ideas. Ideally, you will have some laboratory experience and at least one A level (or equivalent) in a science discipline.

We offer excellent on the job training and the opportunity to progress within a long established successful business, together with a challenging role working within a small team with a competitive salary and company benefits. 

Hours of work are full time 6 am – 2.30 pm Monday to Thursday, 6 am – 12.30 pm Friday.

To apply please email your CV with a supporting statement detailing how you meet the requirements of the role to our Human Resources Consultant at

Please note the closing date for applications is the 4th August 2016.