Laboratory Technician

Bristol (GB)
04 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
30 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Laboratory Technician

School of Social and Community Medicine
Salary: £19,828 - £22,249
Open ended contract staff
Full time
Job number: SUPP102647

Required immediately to join Bristol Bioresource Laboratories , School of Social and Community Medicine. You will be involved with DNA extraction, tissue culture, collection and processing of biological samples including some genotyping and biochemical analysis. You should have some previous laboratory experience and, ideally, have training in aseptic techniques and handling biological samples, although full training will be given.

The laboratory is staffed Monday to Saturday all year round and an out of hours rota is in place to deal with freezer failures. It is a requirement of the post that you are able to work some Saturdays and join the out of hours rota to be on call approximately one week in four. You may also be required to work some evenings to cover sessions.
This is a fixed term post available until 31/12/17
For informal enquires please contact:
Ms Sophie Fitzgibbon, tel: 01173310122
Dr Wendy McArdle, tel: 0117 3310119

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The closing date for applications is 30 October 2016.