Senior Laboratory Technician, Pathology

Guildford, United Kingdom
£27,025 to £30,395
28 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
21 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

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Location:      Guildford
Salary:      £27,025 to £30,395
Post Type:      Full Time
Closing Date:      Thursday 21 March 2019
Interview Date:      To be confirmed

An exciting opportunity has arisen in the technical services team supporting the School of Veterinary Medicine within the pathology and post mortem area, supporting our pathology based teaching and research programmes.

Now in its 5thyear, the School of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Surrey has benefitted from substantial investment in excess of £45m and aims to deliver the highest quality teaching and research using multi-disciplinary approaches within the purpose built, state-of-the-art facilities.

Working as part of the technical services team you will have a professional and committed attitude with the ability to communicate effectively with diverse audiences. Working alongside Veterinary surgeons/pathologists you will assist with post mortem activities and will have experience of working within an ACDP 2 facility and knowledge of relevant health and safety requirements and processes. Knowledge and experience of the safe handling and disposal of animal tissue samples will be required. You will support academic colleagues in delivering pathology teaching and will support students in their learning experience.

The post holder will be required to work flexibly and reliably as part of a team, supporting others and taking responsibility for the success of the team. Applicants should be aware that there may be the requirement to undertake physically demanding work (e.g. Lifting of materials).

In addition to a competitive salary you will receive a generous annual leave entitlement and access to a wide variety of staff development opportunities and pension.

Full-time and part-time applications will be considered.

For further enquiries, please contact Jon Cooper, Technical Services Manager at the School of Veterinary Medicine:

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