We are seeking inclusive and collaborative Senior Lab technicians to work in and around Royal Leamington Spa in a state of the art, high output diagnostics laboratory environment. The laboratory is seeking Senior Lab Technicians to work variable shifts on a fixed-term contract as part of the UK's NHS Test and Trace programme.
The Lab Technician role comes with a competitive salary and benefits package, including favourable rates for working nights, and an end-of-contract bonus. This represents a once in a lifetime opportunity to develop first-rate technical skills alongside setting up your Scientific career for future success.
To give you an idea of how the Senior Laboratory Technician job will look and feel, if you were currently working at the lab, these are some tests you would have been tackling this week:
- Running complex laboratory processes and playing a principle role in performing the more complex technical assays.
- Provided supervision of testing within a specific section of the process (e.g. sample processing, extraction, PCR preparation), and been the primary point of contact for issues in the lab and involved in hands-on issue resolution.
- Worked to ensure that processes are carried out safely, efficiently, and to the laboratory's required standards. This includes creating and reviewing technical documents and SOPs compliant with the laboratory's accredited standards.
To apply for this Senior Lab Technician job, you will need a BSc or Masters in a biological science, ideally Biomedical Sciences and prior experience working in a lab environment. Experience of maintaining documents and procedures within laboratory accreditation specifications (ISO15189:2012 / ISO17025:2019) is preferred.
You will be playing a vital role in supporting society's return to a more normal way of life by helping to break the chains of COVID transmission.
To apply for this inclusive Senior Lab Technician job in Royal Leamington Spa, contact us today.
You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more
- Agency: SRG
- Reference: RLS003
- Updated: 5th March 2021
- Expires: 2nd April 2021