Laboratory Technician - Biomedical Science

London (Central), London (Greater)
£10 per Hour
11 Jan 2021
30 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Laboratory Technician - Biomedical Science Several temporary positions - £10p/hour - Shift based Based in Central London


Laboratory Technician - Biomedical Science

Temporary positions - £10p/hour - Shift based

Based in Central London


Do you have a background in Biological Sciences?

Would you like to work for a leading clinical development organisation with a special COVID-19 testing project?


Through their specialised clinical trial platform, my client plays a key role in drug and vaccine development across a range of infectious and respiratory diseases. Their state of the art clinical and laboratory facilities are based in Central London, where they are looking to bring on board a team of Laboratory Technicians - Biomedical Science to support analysis of existing clinical trial samples and a new COVID-19 Antibody testing project.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a team of driven scientist within a highly specialised virology and immunology laboratory, playing a key role in COVID-19 testing, drug discovery and development.


Key Responsibilities of the Laboratory Technician - Biomedical Science will include;

  • Receiving, labelling and sorting clinical samples, in line with strict laboratory regulations.
  • Timely processing of samples for analysis.
  • Ensure compliance to Good Clinical Practice (GcP).
  • Maintenance, calibration and upkeep of laboratory and specialised equipment.
  • Molecular and virus specific assays e.g. qPCR, tissue culture, infectivity assay etc.
  • Data generation, input and review.


To be considered for this Laboratory Technician - Biomedical Science vacancy you will need the following skills and experience;

  • BSc/MSc in Life Sciences (Biomedical Science, Biology, Biochemistry, Virology, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Infectious Disease etc.) or equivalent working experience.
  • Demonstratable understanding of Good Clinical Practice (GcP) or GxP.
  • Previous experience working within a laboratory environment is preferable.
  • Strong organisational skills and attention to detail in order to record laboratory data accurately.
  • Excellent communication skills in order to work effectively with colleagues.
  • Beneficial - Experience working within a GcP/GxP laboratory.


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