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Laboratory Technician

Manchester   •  Negotiable  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time


Laboratory Technician/ Biomedical Scientist

9 month contract

12- 15 per hour

Manchester on site

Cpl Life Sciences are currently recruiting for a Laboratory Technician/ Biomedical Scientist for our client in Manchester on a 9 month contract, shifts will include both days and evenings.

The main purpose of this role is to be responsible for working on their diagnostic testing lines and their current PCR testing process, whilst documenting, identifying and troubleshooting any defective test results and escalating when required.

Key Responsibilities;

  • Perform routine lab tests under the guidance of laboratory management
  • Follow the laboratory's procedures for test handling, processing, and analysis
  • Follow the COSHH regulations and comply with the laboratory safety policy
  • Adhere to the laboratory's quality control policies, document all quality control activities and conduct instrument and procedural calibrations and all required maintenance
  • Identify problems that may adversely affect test performance or reporting of test results, correct the problem(s) encountered or immediately notify the senior laboratory staff

Experience/ Qualifications;

  • Bachelors degree in a biological, biomedical, clinical laboratory or medical technology science
  • Previous experience as a Biomedical Scientist/Laboratory Technician
  • Experience performing qPCR test procedures
  • Experience with virology or clinical microbiology diagnostics
  • Practical experience utilizing qPCR as a diagnostic technique
  • Experience operating in a CL2 laboratory or above
  • Good understanding of COSHH regulations and Health & Safety requirements
  • Valid Registration with Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)

Please apply within or for more information contact Amy.goddard@cpl.com

  • Agency: Cpl Life Sciences
  • Contact: Amy Goddard
  • Reference: JO-2109-476247
  • Posted: 14th September 2021
  • Expires: 12th October 2021

Cpl Life Sciences

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