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Laboratory Technician

Biotech

Surrey £19k – £25k
permanent Job Ref: 5940

Description

A biotechnology company has an exciting opportunity for a Lab Technician to join its team. You will be working in a small team preparing, testing and selling a range of products which include immunoassay (ELISA kits), laboratory reagents and stains for haematology. You will be a graduate ideally in Molecular Biology or Biochemistry. Previous lab experience is desired but not essential.

Essential Job Functions

  • Needs to be able to work in a safe and tidy manner.
  • Needs to comply to good laboratory practice and to keep clear and accurate records
  • Small Scale Manufacturing (1-200 L) of buffers and staining reagents.
  • New method development
  • Packaging and shipping of reagents.
  • Stock control of materials used in production.
  • Preparation of manufacturing methods documentation.

Requirements

  • Graduate Scientist, e.g. Biochemistry, Medical Laboratory Scientist, Biomedical science, Chemistry
  • Any experience in ELISA would be advantageous
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Need to be computer literate, particularly with Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Needs to be self-motivated
  • Needs to be able to show initiative

By joining a smaller company you will get the opportunity to develop your skills in a range of areas within the lab.

Salary £19k - £25k in line with experience

Job Ref: 5940