Lab Technician

Date: Jan 25, 2023

LOCATION: Leighton Buzzard, BDF, GB

Company: Pelican Products, Inc.






Reporting to the Global Laboratory Manager, the laboratory technician assists the Engineering Department by assisting with test set up, creating appropriate test documentations, calibrating equipment, and maintaining the laboratory area on a day-to-day basis.  This position requires an individual who works well in a team setting and as an independently motivated contributor to ensure projects are accomplished with exceptional quality and on time. 


What You’ll Do:

  • Assists team members by preparing laboratory tests using correct equipment, materials, and approved processes.
  • Assists with compiling, analysing, and documenting results.
  • Responsible for capturing test data
  • Responsible for the cleanliness and day to day maintenance of the laboratory area
  • Responsible for maintaining of the Laboratory Inventory Database
  • Responsible for the in-house calibration of all the equipment within the laboratory and maintenance of external calibration schedules and evaluation of results. 
  • Assists the Laboratory Manager with business continuous improvement projects as required.
  • Supports the Laboratory Manager with the maintenance of the ISO17025 accreditation
  • Contributes to the continuous improvement of the ISO17025
  • Supporting role in relevant audits
  • Actively supports Peli BioThermal’s Quality Objectives and contributes to Quality Management System activities as assigned. 
  • Performs other duties and work on special projects as required or assigned by the Laboratory Manager
  • Follows company policies and practices as outlined in the Employee Handbook and/or applicable employment agreement. Follows safety guidelines and procedures in accordance to the job.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.


What You’ll Need:


  • Ideally 2+ year’s job experience in an ISO17025 accredited laboratory environment
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office software packages.
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills.  Must be able to operate in a fast-paced organization and handle multiple projects simultaneously within set timeframes.
  • Ability to follow procedures and methods and work well on a self-directed team.  Must be computer literate with good communication and time management skills.
  • Must be able to interact effectively and diplomatically with all company personnel under minimum supervision and be responsive to the requirements of department members and other departments with whom interaction is necessary.



Bonus Points For:


  • Knowledge of a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) advantageous but not essential.



Why Join Peli BioThermal? Here’s a glimpse of Peli’s Perks


  • Generous pension contributions with a competitive match
  • Established reputable brand offering premium products – you’ll be proud to represent Peli!
  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Employer pension contributions upto 6% of annual salary
  • Life Insurance
  • Gym reimbursement scheme
  • Flu vaccinations
  • Permanent disability Insurance
  • Free On-Site Parking
  • Free Tea, Coffee and fresh fruit provided to all employees
  • Employee discount program on Pelican Products
  • Lucrative employee referral program – get paid to work with your trusted network.
  • And more…




About Peli BioThermal
Peli BioThermal Ltd. offers the widest range of temperature-controlled packaging and service solutions to the global life sciences industry. The company is the recipient of two Queen’s Awards for Enterprise: International Trade in 2018 and Innovation in 2017. The company’s products ensure that delicate biological materials arrive intact and effective, despite exterior environments. Peli BioThermal is dedicated to developing innovative products designed to fulfil the complex needs of the global life sciences industry. The company’s customers benefit from its extensive expertise in ensuring that temperature stability is maintained throughout the distribution chain. The company also offers a complete portfolio of services and software to support end-to-end temperature-controlled packaging asset management. For more information, visit All trademarks are registered and/or unregistered trademarks of Peli BioThermal Ltd., its parent, subsidiaries and/or affiliates.

Next Steps of the Selection Process:


  • Our hiring team reviews applications and select candidates.
  • We’ll invite candidates to complete a video interview on
  • After the submitted one-way video interviews are reviewed, we’ll invite a final number of candidates for in-person interview(s).



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


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