Scientists – COVID Labs

Bishop's Stortford
09 Jun 2021
07 Jul 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Scientists - COVID Labs
Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire
Our client is seeking applications from candidates to join their new COVID testing Lab near Stansted Airport. These positions would be trained in one of the key areas of our COVID Processing Lab. These include Extraction, PCR and QPCR. Full training is provided so it not essential to have previous experience in any of these areas. This is an excellent opportunity to gain hands on lab experience.
These roles are temporary initially with a view to going permanent for those available long term. Our client can consider those who are still studying who want to gain hands on lab experience as well as those who are graduating soon or have already graduated with a Science related degree.
As the labs are open 24:7, our client needs candidates who can commit to working a rota that will include working blocks of day shifts and nights. Please confirm this on your covering letter or CV.
These roles will be based at a new lab near Stansted Airport.
If you believe you meet the criteria mentioned below then apply now. Assessment centres to help decide which role you would be best suited to are running shortly.
The Candidate:
- Have graduated in a Science related subject
- Excellent organisational skills.
- Flexibility to work a shift pattern
- Excellent communication skills.
- Excellent time management
- Ability to learn and retain information quickly.
- Ability to interpret and analyse data
- Excellent Pipetting skills
About Our Client:
Our client is passionate about improving global health and saving lives through the development of innovative and pioneering products.  Through their commitment and the skill of their people they have grown to be a world leader in diagnostics for clinical healthcare, toxicology, food security and providing quality solutions to over 145 countries.  In order to serve their growing international markets they require high calibre applicants with scientific, engineering, software and broader business skills – including sales, marketing, logistics, finance and many more.
Central to our client’s ethos is their drive to improve healthcare worldwide and every one of their staff plays a vital role in this aim.

Our client is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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