Location Greater Manchester
Job type Permanent
Salary £22 - £24 per annum
Reference 24114-2
Date posted September 11, 2020
Molecular Scientist, PHD students and Laboratory Technicians, join the national endeavour to help combat Covid-19. 

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

The successful candidate will be ideally have one year's experience in a diagnostic or research setting undertaking molecular and laboratory techniques including:


Essential Skills
- RNA Extraction
- Setting up qPCR (ideally at 384 well scale and programming machines)
- Experience working in Biosafety cabinets

Principle Responsibilities
- Sample Setup
- Manuel Pippetting
- Plate Preparation
- PCR Reaction Mixtures
- Operation of PCR Instrumentation


Desirable Skills 
- Programming and using automated liquid platforms
-  Cat 2 Level experience with human biological Samples

The Pay rate for this role is between £22k - 24k per annum

Requirements of this Laboratory Technician vacancy:
  • HCPC registration NOT essential
  • 1 Year's Laboratory experience
  • Molecular Biology experience
  • Able to work shifts

If you are interested in this Laboratory Technician Vacancy 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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