Senior Biological Research Lab Technician
Requisition ID: 25003
Location: Newcastle, GB
Contract Type: Fixed Term
Working Pattern: Part Time
Salary: £27,131 to £28,726 with progression to £31,411 per annum
Closing Date: 12 March 2023
The Faculty of Science, Agriculture and Engineering is seeking an experienced Senior Biological Lab Technician to join a team of technical staff supporting the research activities in the Interdisciplinary Computing and Complex BioSystems (ICOS) research group with the School of Computing, through the provision of technical support within biological research labs and facilities.
You will support the Biological Research Technical Team Leader in the management of designated research laboratories as appropriate for the role, and to manage the health and safety within the biological labs as part of the school Health and Safety committee.
We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual, with technical/research experience and excellent organisational skills. You must have demonstrable experience in biological lab support activities, including equipment and facilities maintenance, Health and Safety monitoring, waste management and gas/cryo systems.
The position is available immediately and is offered on a part-time (18 hours per week), fixed-term basis for 12 months. We are committed to building and maintaining a fair and inclusive working environment and we would be happy to discuss arrangements for flexible and/or blended working.
To apply, please complete an online application and upload a CV and a cover letter. Your cover letter is a supporting statement and you should outline how you meet the essential criteria of the role and evidence this with examples.
We appoint on merit and particularly welcome applications from groups that are currently underrepresented in technical Professional Services such as LGBTQ+, Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) colleagues and individuals who legally identify as female
For informal enquiries, please contact David Whitaker by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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