Senior Lab Technician - Leamington Spa - COVID 19

Posted 22 September 2021
Salary£17 - £18 per hour
LocationRoyal Leamington Spa
Job type Temporary
DisciplineBiomedical Science Jobs, Associate practitioner

Job description

Maxxima are currently recruiting for a Band 5 Senior Laboratory Technician to fill a COVID 19 related role at the Leamington Spa Mega Lab. 

The successful candidates will be experienced in microbiology or virology. The roles operates on a shift pattern.

The pay rate for this role is £17-£18 p/h depending on experience. There is also a 10% retention bonus in place for this role. 

Requirements of this Senior Laboratory Technician vacancy:
  • Extensive experience running complex laboratory processes and playing a principle role in performing the more complex technical assays.
  • Experience within a microbiology or virology or pathology laboratory.
  • Be flexible to work night shifts after a training period.
  • BSc Honours degree in a biological science (Preferably MSc)
  • Extensive experience in a laboratory setting (academic, clinical or industrial)
  • Experience of using and troubleshooting PCR methods.
  • Evidence of excellent communication and team-working skills.

Responsibilities of this Senior Laboratory Technician vacancy: 
  • Provide supervision of testing within a specific section of the process (e.g. sample processing, extraction, PCR preparation).
  • Will be the primary point of contact for issues in the lab and involved in hands on issue resolution.
  • Be responsible as well as working to ensure that processes are carried out safely, efficiently, and to the laboratory’s required standards.

If you are interested in this Senior Laboratory Technician vacancy, please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the biomedical science team today on 02077498282 – 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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