Laboratory Technician – Sea Dragon Marine Oils


  • Live, work and play in Nelson
  • Progress your career in science and manufacturing
  • Use your qualification in a hands on and interesting role

Sea Dragon are New Zealand’s largest refiner and blender of high-quality, internationally certified Omega fish oils. They supply nutraceutical and functional food manufacturers around the world to meet the growing demand for pure, high-quality, marine sourced bioactive compounds.

They’re looking for a Laboratory Technician to join their team and provide product and process testing in the development of their quality systems to establish consistent, high quality results in their refinery.

Working closely with the operational team the responsibilities of this role will include the collection of samples for quality control testing and shelf life retention sampling, assisting with and conducting lab scale experiments and trials, including using lab-scale refining equipment and performing a range of wet chemistry techniques for sample preparation and analysis.

This role would be a great opportunity for a recent graduate who is looking to progress their career in science and manufacturing. Equally you could have already worked in the field and be keen to grow your skills in a new industry.  With a positive, enthusiastic outlook and ability to pick up new skills quickly you’ll also bring strong communication skills, an excellent attention to detail and sound computer skills

If this sounds like you we would love to hear from you.

Applications close on the Monday, 9th of December 2019.

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For any enquiries please contact Emily Bissett on 0272285999 or