Location Walton-on-Thames
Job type Contract
Salary £18000 - £19500 per annum
Reference 24151
Date posted September 11, 2020
Laboratory Assistants and skilled Biomedical Graduates join the national endeavour to help combat Covid-19. 

Maxxima are currently recruiting for candidates to work as a Laboratory Assistant to support the undertaking of Covid-19 testing for Test and Trace across various labs in the country.

The successful candidate will be ideally have one year’s experience working in a diagnostic, industrial or academic laboratory

Essential Skills
- Knowledge of laboratory procedures
- IT literacy to high standards

Principle Responsibilities
- Receipt and sorting of biological samples
- Data Entry
- Maintaining worklists
- General laboratory housekeeping

Desirable Skills 
- Experience of working in a virology or molecular laboratory

The Pay rate for this role is between £18k – £19.5k per annum

Requirements of this Laboratory Assistant vacancy:

  • Able to work shifts

If you are interested in this Laboratory Assistant 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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