Laboratory Technicians - COVID 19 TESTING

  • Job Reference: 00031096-1
  • Date Posted: 9 January 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Simpson, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £28,400
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

We are currently working in partnership with the UK Biocentre in Milton Keynes, and due to an increase in testing for COVID-19, we require addidional Laboratory staff! *IMMEDIATE STARTS AVAILABLE*

This is a really exciting opportunity to assist with the COVID-19 pandemic - DEGREE LEVEL OF EXPERIENCE ACCEPTED

Current contract length for this position is until September 2021, however could be extended

Working Hours: Rotational Shift DAYS 8am-8pm & NIGHTS 8pm-8am, 3 days on 2 days off, 2 days on 3 days off (working a 7 day fortnight)

Pay Rate: £13.57 per hour / equivalent to £28,400 salary

The Role:

* Managing of samples from receipt through to sample processing and storage in line with laboratory processes.

* Cleaning the laboratory

* Report equipment/process issues in accordance with relevant SOPs

* Working in accordance to laboratory SOPs and quality standards.

We are ideally looking for candidates with the below experience:

* Experience of sample processing

* Experience of operating liquid handling systems

* Awareness of the Human Tissue Act (HTA).

* Experience of working in an ISO9001 (or equivalent) environment

* Experience performing biological assays in a scientific research or diagnostic laboratory

For further details and to apply please submit your CV NOW and we will be in touch