Lab Support Technician

Consult Search & Selection Ltd
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Lab Support Technician
£21,000 per year plus bonus and benefits

The Company
My client is a successful global company that provides a variety of on-site Laboratory Services to major pharmaceutical companies. Due to increasing business, they now have an extra opportunity at a respected pharmaceutical customer south of Cambridge for a lab support technician. This job is ideal for a good communicator with some existing lab support, steward or assistant type experience with lots of sample prep work wanting to join the pharmaceutical industry in a broad support role.

This company offers a wonderful opportunity to join a positive working environment. They seek communicative, enthusiastic and capable scientists and technicians for their roles and reward their employees with a handsome salary and benefits and a varied and valuable working experience.

About the Job
Using your good communication and time management skills you will support scientists with ancillary tasks while they carry out their role.
This is lab support work in biological research labs and activities will consist of making up media, buffers, solutions, calibrating equipment and equipment checks, maintaining stocks, glassware washing, general laboratory maintenance and other activities to ensure smooth running of the laboratory.

About You
This role would suit a communicative team player with good customer service skills. You could have a scientific degree that has some existing lab technician experience OR a science degree (Biological Sciences, Biomedical Sciences or similar) that is looking for a long-term role in the lab in a cross functional, general lab role. Customer services experience also is an advantage.

To succeed in this job, you should demonstrate the following qualities/attributes:
  • Proven attention to detail and ability to work flexibly with minimal direct supervision
  • Proven ability to take on new activities in an efficient manner
  • A strong team player
  • Good planning and organisational skills
To find out more about this and other similar roles, please contact Sophia at Consult Search and Selection.

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