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Laboratory Assistant

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG4 2JY   •  Up to £21,000 pro rata  •  Permanent, Part time

Laboratory Assistant

Location: Nottingham
Job Type: Part-Time (shifts) (22.5 hours/week) over 5 days Mon - Fri
Salary: Depending on the candidates experience and skill sets
Contract: Permanent

Cellomatics BioSciences Ltd. is a rapidly growing specialised Contract Research Organisation (CRO) providing pre-clinical laboratory services to support the drug development programmes of Biotech and Pharmaceutical companies.

Job Description:

We are seeking a Laboratory Assistant to perform a range of technical and clerical tasks during their workdays. This individual will report to the Senior Scientists/Scientists and play an integral part in the operations of the laboratory.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for day-to-day laboratory maintenance and relevant housekeeping duties
  • Monitoring and maintaining stock levels of reagents and consumables within the laboratory
  • Help the company’s journey towards sustainability by recommending suitable alternatives to processes, materials etc.
  • Performing routing cleaning and calibration of the laboratory equipment
  • Support scientific staff with associated tasks as and when required
  • Keeping detailed and accurate records in Logbooks of all work undertaken
  • Assist in labelling, sorting, and storing laboratory samples and reagents
  • Disposing of general and clinical wastes as per the guidelines
  • Complying with all relevant Standard Operating Procedures and keeping training file up to date
  • Answering telephone and email enquiries as required
  • Clerical tasks including printing and filing reports and data entry

Qualifications and Essential Skills:

  • Previous laboratory experience from a similar role, familiar with laboratory procedures is desirable but training will be provided
  • Someone with high attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Knowledge of lab health and safety practices, including waste disposal is essential
  • Clerical skills including filing, data entry and phone manner
  • Verbal and written communication skills, including comprehension for answering inquires, understanding tasks and writing reports
  • Basic computer literacy, including familiarity with Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel, or other word processing and spreadsheet programs
  • Flexible approach to meet business needs

What we offer:

Our benefits package includes a competitive salary, discretionary bonus, 3% employer pension contribution and flexible working options. This position is based at our facility at 10 Colwick Quays Business Park, Nottingham, UK.

Salary range: up to £21,000 pro rata

To apply, please confirm your status of eligibility to work in the UK and send your CV with a covering letter outlining why you feel you would be suitable for this role to info@cellomaticsbio.com


Related skills: Biology, Cell Biology, Chemistry, Life Science, Laboratory, Research

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  • Employer: Cellomatics BioSciences
  • Updated: 14th September 2022
  • Expires: 12th October 2022

Cellomatics BioSciences

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