Laboratory Media Technician

Recruiter
20/30 Labs Ltd
Location
Northampton NN4
Salary
£15,000 per annum
Posted
09 Feb 2018
Closes
09 Mar 2018
Ref
OR/23L/LMT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Laboratory Media Technician
Northampton (NN4 7DY)
£15k per annum

Hours:
09:00 - 17:30, Monday to Friday

Job description:
We are a UKAS accredited Laboratory based in Northamptonshire and are looking for Laboratory Media Technician to join our team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of microbiological media.
  • Washing of glassware and preparation of materials before and after autoclaving.
  • Perform runs on all autoclaves and decontamination of laboratory waste.
  • Ensuring all quality controls on media used in the laboratory are completed and recorded.
  • To undertake any other duties that are relevant to the laboratory, testing or are deemed reasonable by the management.
  • Ensure compliance with all H&S legislation

You must have excellent organisational skills and be confident working by yourself on your own initiative. The ideal candidate will have great attention to detail and work well in a team.

Qualifications and skills

  • Biological qualification at A level or above, whilst this is not essential it would preferable
  • Previous work experience in a microbiology laboratory or medical environment preferable.
  • Good microbiological bench and interpretative skills.
  • Proficient computer skills in Excel, Word, Outlook and LIMS systems.
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written.

Please apply online with your CV and current contact details today.