Medical Laboratory Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00007016-1
  • Date Posted: 16 May 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £18,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Job Role: Medical Laboratory Assistant (Temporary contracts)

Location: Nottingham

Hours: 24/7 shift pattern

Salary: £9.23ph (18,000k)

During these unprecedented times our Nottingham based science client are looking for a number of Laboratory Assistants to join them on the journey within a newly live Covid-19 testing centre.

We are particularly interested in candidates with a knowledge of Microbiology or Virology, you will be assisting in the laboratory and administrative activities within the molecular diagnostic service.

Duties and objectives of the role will include:

Core laboratory services: extraction/purification, Microtomy, Nucleic acid quantification/normalisation
Record receipt of materials
Testing of clinical specimens
Periodic laboratory tasks
Monitoring and maintenance of stock levels
General housekeeping - waste management
Maintenance of libraries and administrative tasks
Adhere to all health & safety and compliance regulations/guidelinesWho should apply?

Previous experience within a laboratory environment
Sound knowledge of Microbiology or Virology
Available for flexible 24/7 shift patterns
Excellent communication skillsIf you would like to play a key part in helping the medical industry please apply today!

If you feel you meet all the required specification please submit you CV today for our team to review. Unfortunately, we are unable to contact all candidates due to the large volume of applications we receive. If you have not heard from a consultant within the next three days please assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. Please do not hesitate to apply for other suitable roles in the future