Laboratory Technician



This company offers a wonderful opportunity for development and career progression. They seek communicative, enthusiastic and capable people for their roles and reward their employees with a handsome salary and benefits and a varied and valuable working experience.


  • To carry out all scientific support activities in accordance with Health and Safety guidelines, GLS & GXP
  • Proactively deliver operational laboratory support, managing workload and service levels as required by the customer
  • Act as a contact for key customers & seek to understand their business requirements Actively engage with several stakeholders daily to ensure the smooth running of the service (including building/maintaining relationships.
  • Stock management including receipt, replenishment and distribution of laboratory consumables, chemicals/reagents and PPE to meet end user requirements
  • Maintenance of laboratory Point of Use areas (PoUs) by routine replenishment
  • Management of laboratory waste, including infectious waste for autoclaving
  • “Lift & shift”, manual tasks involving transportation of trollies/cages around building
  • Fully supportive of shift hand-over process, escalating issues & proposed solutions Proactively identify and support operational efficiencies by implementing process improvements where possible

About You

  • Knowledge of stock management systems, Health and Safety, Good Laboratory Standards
  • Experience of working in a laboratory environment Able to build relationships with other teams/suppliers and deliver results in a matrix environment, working with multiple internal and external partners and stakeholders
  • Proven willingness to work flexibly in a team with minimal direct supervision
  • Willing to cover others within the business, including travel to other Cambridge sites if required Proven ability to take on new activities in an efficient manner and to support and train others to a level of competency consistent with the role
  • Ability to manage customer expectations & provide professional level of customer service
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Ed Curl Managed by Ed Curl
East Anglia
apply Posted - 27.08.2020

Apply Now

Phone *

Allowed files: Word, pdf and txt

Consult will endeavour to contact candidates within 14 days of application. However, if you do not hear back after 2 weeks then please assume on this occasion, unfortunately, you have not been successful.