Laboratory Technician

  • Job Reference: 00027109-1
  • Date Posted: 12 November 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Genetic Technologist


Duration: Up to 6 months (permanent opportunities)

Hours: Days/Evenings/Weekends - 37.5 hours per week (average)

Duties of the role include:

Booking samples in using a LIMS system
Conducting analysis on COVID-19 samples using PCR techniques
Perform RNA extraction and track samples using a LIMS system
Maintaining a clean and sterile working environment
Unpacking of deliveries and acceptance testing new reagents
Other laboratory duties where requiredPerson Specification:

Life Science qualification - Biology/Biotechnology/Biomedical Science
Hands on experience with PCR techniques as well as DNA/RNA extraction
Flexible working approach in terms of hours
Hard working attitude
Ability to work in a team as well as individually
Driving Licence and own vehicle or ability to relocate closer to site (due to limited public transport outside of 9-5 working hours)If this sounds like something of interest and you possess the required skills and experience then please follow the link to apply