Senior Laboratory Technician, Nutrition and Food Sciences
Salary: £28,762 to £30,502 per annum
Post Type: Full Time
Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Sunday 28 August 2022
Senior Laboratory Technician – Nutrition and Food Sciences
The Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Surrey is a recognised world-leader in biosciences research and currently supports 4000 students in a variety of teaching environments. In the latest UK research excellence framework we were rated one of the top eight UK institutions for biosciences, health and veterinary research.
We are looking to recruit a skilled Senior Laboratory Technician.
This exciting opportunity has become available to work alongside nutrition and food academics involving analyse of clinical samples from nutritional and metabolic studies and supporting dry and wet lab project students with in the department. As such we are looking for a highly motivated technician with a key scientific interest in nutrition and food to join the team.
This position would suit someone with excellent attention to detail, lab/project experience and an interest in nutrition and food research and development. Previous experience of nutrition and metabolic assays would be essential to the successful.
In addition to further developing existing knowledge/skills in nutritional and metabolic assays; this position will provide opportunities to work alongside experienced team of laboratory technicians from a range of backgrounds, attend research seminars and build professional contacts across the Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences.
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 (email@example.com) 01483 683515 or Anuska Mann – Research Laboratory Manager (Nutrition), firstname.lastname@example.org.)
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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.
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.