Laboratory Support Technician

Job Title: Laboratory Support Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £16000 - £18000 per annum
Start Date: 19/09/16
Reference: 67379-PHARM-FRC
Contact Name: Fareen Choudhry
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2016 17:12

Job Description

Laboratory Support Technician

Laboratory Support Technician required for a leading drug and vaccine development organisation. My client has a fantastic reputation and friendly team. They are a specialist biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of fully human monoclonal antibody drugs.

My client is looking for an enthusiastic and independent Laboratory Support Technician to join their innovative Facilities and Laboratory Support Team to provide a wide range of laboratory support activities and supporting the laboratory staff by maintaining a high quality laboratory environment.
Key responsibilities:

*Preparation of buffers, reagents and media
*Maintenance of media kitchen area
*Weekly legionella flushing and LEV testing
*Maintenance of laboratories and laboratory equipment
*Assist with asset management
*Supporting the purchasing of consumables
*Waste management in the laboratories
*Assisting with the Health and Safety aspects of laboratory support, such as writing SOPs and risk assessments
*Support Head of Facilities with other duties as required

Candidates Criteria:

*General science education, to 'A' level /BTEC level standard or equivalent is preferred, however applications from candidates with no formal scientific qualifications will be considered
*Previous relevant laboratory support experience is highly desirable

Get in touch with Fareen Choudhry for more information: / 01737 236 737

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