Cytogenetic Consultant - Harrogate, North Yorkshire, UK
Covance, a leading global drug development services company, is looking for a Cytogenetic Consultant to join the Genetics and Toxicology team based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. As a Cytogenetic consultant you will act as a consultant for any Cytogenetics endpoints resulting from Genetic Toxicology studies.Cytogenetic Consultant is responsible for the analysis of microscope slides and the generation of data resulting from the analysis. Responsibilities: Performing assays as required in the Cytogenetics laboratory. Assisting with formulation and dilution of test articles for use in assays. Assisting with treatment of cultures with test and control chemicals in the Cytogenetics assays. Harvesting and fixation of cells. Preparation, staining, mounting and coding of slides for Cytogenetic analysis. General laboratory maintenance, cleaning and calibration of laboratory equipment. Education / Qualifications This position is suitable for you if you have been educated to graduate level with a scientific background (or a non-graduate with significant relevant experience). Experience Experience with microscope analysis preferable.