Research Scientist

Recruiter
KELLY SERVICES LIMITED
Location
Edinburgh
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Kelly Scientific are working with a leading life sciences organisation who are looking for a Research Scientist to join their Dundee site on a temporary rolling contract basis. The role will focus on providing scientific support to the scientists and other technicians to ensure that deadlines are adhered to and that all standards are implemented across the laboratory.

Further Responsibilities:

- Demonstrate the ability to work on results driven tasks by performing profiling service assays for customer and providing accurate on time results.
- Maintain an accurate record of the use of radioactive materials.
- Appropriately handle, prepare and store, all customer compounds for assaying.
- Complete all routine equipment testing and housekeeping tasks as per schedule.
- Adhere to department SOP's and undertake all necessary training to ensure high levels of customer satisfaction by consistently delivering work of a high quality.
- Demonstrate teamwork and good communication skills to enable the team to be flexible and to adapt to changing priorities on a daily basis.
- Embrace change and demonstrate commitment to the departments continuous improvement culture by utilising problem solving skills and lean and six sigma tools to fully participate in process improvement projects.
- Perform any other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

- Life Sciences degree essential
- Around 6 months industry experience within a similar environment would be highly advantageous

Kelly Services are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy