Lead / Senior Laboratory Support Engineer

Ruth Wagstaff
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A market leading Medical Services organisation is looking to recruit and experienced Lead / Senior Laboratory Support Engineer to work at their new flagship Laboratories in Central London.

As the Lead / Senior Support Engineer you will be responsible for a small team that will assist with the maintenance and support of the provision of a managed service that ensures efficient and effective use of laboratory facilities including a brand new cutting edge facility. You will have lead responsibility of all aspects of Facilities Management for a number of medical facilities in London.

You will be entering a new role and team that aims to deliver a Rapid Response Laboratory and Core Laboratory facilities for the company. By reducing facility downtime you will contribute to a robust service that will ultimately improve patient pathways.


  • £50,000 - £55,000
  • Central London location in brand new facilities
  • Great Career progression

Responsibilities of the Lead / Senior Laboratory Support Engineer

  • Maintenance of laboratory equipment
    • Log issues with equipment suppliers
    • Repairing equipment with supplier technical support where required
    • Communicating with stakeholders on downtime and equipment availability
    • Request manufacturer on-site support where required
    • Set up and agree cyclical maintenance programmes with suppliers
  • Equipment Calibration
  • Stock and Procurement management
    • Min / max stock levels
    • Manage delivery call offs with suppliers
    • Stock checks
  • Laboratory Support Personnel Management
    • Day to day direct line management of Laboratory Support Staff
    • Conduct personal appraisals with Support Staff team

Required experience / skills:

  • Background in Automation / Engineering (Medical engineering support ideal)
  • Analyser repair experience
  • Mechatronics
  • Team Management experience

If you are an experienced Lead / Senior Laboratory Support Engineer looking for a new role in the in a great company with career progression please email your CV to Stuart Cooper at Wagstaff Recruitment.

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