Join Us


At SYNLAB we are constantly looking for people with a passion for providing high quality services that can be trusted. We provide clinical and other health related laboratory services in a number of areas:

  • Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • Food Testing
  • Oil & Fuel Analysis
  • Hospital Partnerships
  • Specialist Services

In these areas we offer expert advice and innovative screening for the NHS, GPs, CCGs and other healthcare providers, as well as a wide range of industries across the UK.

We employ laboratory staff across a range of disciplines and in a variety of UK locations.  Additionally we sometimes have functional support roles available within Finance, Human Resources, Quality, IT, Training, Sales and Marketing, and Transformation.

Our people are what make SYNLAB successful. Our teams work together using their knowledge and experience to drive excellence in all we do, making SYNLAB an exciting and rewarding place to work.


If you would like to join the SYNLAB team, please click on the button to view our current vacancies.

Our approach

We encourage a solid and trusting environment where the capabilities of our teams can be enhanced and developed.

If you decide to build your career with SYNLAB you can expect excellent leadership, outstanding learning and development opportunities, and a modern working environment with access to state-of-the-art laboratories and equipment.

We offer a variety of roles, with a wide-ranging and flexible benefit scheme including:

  • Competitive pay structure
  • Enhanced leave options
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Annual personal development reviews
  • Occupational health and employee assistance schemes

As one of the largest providers of high quality testing in the UK, we utilise state of the art equipment in advanced laboratories where we are constantly pushing technological boundaries. Our teams are fundamental to the principle of making a positive difference to healthcare and you will receive regular training and coaching to develop your skills and to support you in your working life.

In addition, to enable you to broaden your experience and increase the depth of your knowledge, thus improving your career potential, we train our scientific and support staff to work in a multi-disciplinary environment and facilitate the rotation of staff amongst key laboratory areas.

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