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Lab Technician

This is an excellent opportunity to join an enthusiastic and friendly team of Scientists, working on clinical trials, playing a key role in drug discovery and development.

Key Responsibilities:

Receiving, labelling and sorting clinical samples

Processing of samples for analysis in a timely fashion

Perform analysis, interpretation and reporting of data

Performing molecular biology and viral assays (e.g. qPCR and cell culture)

Maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment

Maintaining accurate, legible, and contemporaneous records

Working in compliance with HTA, Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and other regulatory guidance

We are looking for someone with the following skills and experience:

BSc in a biological science (Biomedical Science, Biology, Biochemistry, Virology, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Infectious Disease etc.) or equivalent working experience

Ideally 12 months experience in a laboratory

Previous experience of running PCR assays, using molecular biology techniques, or cell culture, particularly in an industry setting using SOPs, would be an advantage although not essential as full training will be provided.

An accurate pipetting technique is essential

Attention to detail

Self-motivated

Good communication skills and be a team player

This is a great opportunity for the successful candidate to develop their professional and technical knowledge, with a focus on respiratory disease and relevant laboratory techniques.

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