Test assistant

  • Job Reference: 00033651-1
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £19,000 to £21,500
  • Sector: Call Centre / Customer Service, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Are you immediately available? Starting to get restless on furlough? Or simply wanting some extra income following Christmas?

This role is starting immediately, with weekly pay and a competitive hourly rate. You will be required to safely distribute tests to any visitors at the testing site. You will be provided with all necessary PPE equipment and social distancing will be adhered to.

Client Details

This role is a crucial part of the track and trace process. You will be based at a testing centre in central Leeds.


Safely distributing tests to the general public
Ensuring you wear PPE correctly and adhere to social distancing to keep yourself safe
Assisting with any Queue control
Recording who has come in to the test site
Passing the completed tests on to the production operatives
Processing the tests into the test machine and keeping track of how long the results take to come through
Recording how long each swab takes to show a result
Adding the results to the system
Working as a teamProfile

Immediately available (as this is temporary - individuals currently on furlough are welcome to apply)
Comfortable working at a testing site
Able to deliver good levels of customer service
Ensuring a safe working and testing environment
Being able to inform the individuals how to carry out the test safely
Full training will be provided prior to start Job Offer

This role offers an immediate start, with a very competitive weekly pay (handy following Christmas), flexible shifts and a central Leeds location. This role will be contributing towards the control and limitation of the Covid-19 Pandemic. Initially this role will run for circa 3 weeks, but it could go on for up to 6 weeks