Senior Research Laboratory Technician
Short info about job
Company: University of Cambridge
Department: Department of Biochemistry
Salary: £21,843 to £25,298
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Academic or Research
Phone: +44-1476 3519439
Fax: +44-1204 8378417
Detail information about job Senior Research Laboratory Technician. Terms and conditions vacancy
The Department of Biochemistry is seeking a Senior Research Laboratory Technician to provide comprehensive support for the research of Professor Richard Farndale based in the University of Cambridge, Department of Biochemistry in central Cambridge. The role is also expected to provide general support to three other groups in the Hopkins Building located in the same area.
Hands-on laboratory work will include manipulation of peptides prior to testing by ELISA and in cell culture. The successful candidate will take blood from volunteers for use in the laboratory, maintain cell lines, and ship peptides worldwide. They will be responsible for managing many aspects of a busy research laboratory, including safety, the oversight and purchase of chemicals, and arranging the maintenance of equipment. Experience of working in a cell biology/biochemistry/haematology laboratory will be desirable, but full training will be provided as necessary.
The successful candidate should have qualifications in a relevant science subject, and they will have to demonstrate good organisational and communication skills.
Informal enquiries about the position can be sent to Ryan Bentley ([email protected])
To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: http://www.jobs.cam.ac.uk/job/14671. This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.
Enquiries about the online application process can be sent to Adriana Dote ([email protected])
Please quote reference PH13030 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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