Senior Laboratory Technician, Cardiology

Surrey, United Kingdom
15 Aug 2022
End of advertisement period
13 Nov 2022

Biochemical Sciences

Location: Guildford
Salary: £28,762 to £30,502 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Sunday 28 August 2022
Reference: 055222

Senior Laboratory Technician Biochemistry

We are looking to recruit a Senior Laboratory Technician to support the Section of Cardiology within the Department of Biochemical Sciences; working within a small team of technicians and contributing to the running of the faculty’s radiation protection and chemical safety operations under the direction of the Research Lab Manager.

Working within a team of technical staff, you will provide frontline technical support for multiple biochemistry labs. The ideal candidate for this post will be a highly motivated experienced laboratory technician with a wide range of laboratory-based support knowledge and the ability to prioritise and manage an ever-changing workload.

The ideal candidate will either have or be willing to gain a radiation protection supervisor qualification and undertake associated training and provide support in this area.

Alongside this job it is expected, with the support of the laboratory manager, to assist in delivering safe, effective lab management of the designated laboratory within the department, so a strong understanding of laboratory health & safety is very important.

You will work closely with students, academics and members of the wider Faculty technical team to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the laboratories and associated services across the School.

Adhering to current health and safety legislation, and best practice at all times, you will be very well organised, practical and diligent. You will also be a strong communicator and prepared to work flexibly.

In addition to your salary, a generous annual leave entitlement and relocation provision where appropriate. Our benefits package also includes an exclusive discounted membership package to the Surrey Sports Park and an on-site nursery.

For further information, please see the below job description or for an informal discussion, please contact Abbe Martyn – Technical Services Manager ( 01483 683515 or Diane Sewry cardiology lab manager 01483 689732

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In return we offer a generous pension, relocation assistance where appropriate, flexible working options including job share and blended home/campus working locations (dependent on work duties), access to world-class leisure facilities on campus, a range of travel schemes and supportive family friendly benefits including an excellent on-site nursery.

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The University of Surrey is committed to providing an inclusive environment that offers equal opportunities for all. We place great value on diversity and are seeking to increase the diversity within our community. Therefore we particularly encourage applications from under-represented groups, such as people from Black, Asian and minority ethnic groups and people with disabilities.

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