Location North East England
CY Partners are currently looking to recruit a laboratory technician on behalf of a Pharmaceutical Organisation near Middlesbrough to provide Microbiology support services to different project teams.
As a key member of the Microbiology Group, you will provide routine practical microbiology support to project teams, ensuring laboratory and plant scale projects and processes run smoothly and deliver high quality outcomes. The role at times may also involve assisting senior colleagues in experimental projects and analysis.
Duties of the role include:
·Responsible for general laboratory housekeeping & cleanliness and liaising with the warehouse for collection and distribution of deliveries.
·Ensuring laboratory consumables are available and re-stocked in a timely manner
·Manage laboratory equipment and documentation; updating and organising the authorisation and issue of existing and new SOPs
·Undertake routine performance tests on critical equipment e.g. balance calibration, pipette performance, pH
·meter calibrations and biosafety cabinet checks, to ensure they operate in a safe, efficient and accurate manner
·Coordinating the repair and replacement of laboratory equipment
If you are interested in applying to this role you should meet the following criteria:
·Minimum HNC qualification in a relevant Scientific subject
·Practical experience/knowledge of microbial growth and identification techniques.
·Prior Microbiological Laboratory experience would be highly desirable
·Strong organisational and communication skills
·Proficient use of Microsoft IT Packages
The closing date for applications is 25th March so if you are interested in applying please submit your most up to date CV ASAP, and for further information please feel free to contact Sara at CY Partners