Clinical Laboratory Lead Required for Covid Mobile Testing Unit (Band 8 Equivalent) HCPC Required

Posted 06 January 2022
Salary£40 - £45 per hour
Job type Temporary
DisciplineVirologyBiomedical Science Jobs

Job description

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a HCPC Registered Biomedical Scientist to work as the Clinical Laboratory Lead for a Mobile Covid Testing Project

The successful candidate will have an excellent knowledge of molecular biology / virology in a clinical setting. Extensive leadership/senior experience at band 8 or as a band 7 in a busy big city teaching hospital will also be acceptable.
 The hours for this role are the standard 9:00 - to 17:30 core hours; with a requirement to work additional hours to secure the success of the project.

Whilst you are primarily based in Central London, candidates would be expected to visit hubs on occasion to work and implement processes; there are two based in greater London, one in Berkshire and one in Devon. Expenses and accommodation will be paid for as per company policy when working off site.

The Pay rate for this role is between £40-45 per hour

Your duties will include the following:
  • Training and development of scientific workforce (Biomedical Scientists, associate practitioners, and medical lab assistants).
  • Verification planning and delivery of new mobile laboratories
  • Completion of verification reports,
  • Completion of audit checklist,
  • LIMS user acceptance in each mobile laboratory , End to end testing of each,
  • SOP writing/review/approval,
  • Laboratory equipment and stock procurement
  • Troubleshoot assay failure.
  • Troubleshoot equipment failure,
  • implement new processes when needed.
  • Monitoring of the assay performance overtime,
  • dealing with non-conformance (EQA and IQA, policies and procedures),
  • Attend the user expert meetings and other project wide meetings as required.
  • People and rota management

Requirements of this Biomedical Scientist vacancy:
  • HCPC registration
  • 3 Year's experience in a senior position
  • Bacteriology, Molecular Biology or Serology experience considered would be preferential but not essential

If you are interested in this Biomedical Scientist  vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Biomedical team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?

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