Quality Control Technician (6 month) - Abingdon

  • Job Reference: H436
  • Date Posted: 28 September 2017
  • Recruiter: Harrington Recruitment
  • Location: Abingdon
  • Salary: £20,000
  • Sector: Biology / Pharma, Diagnostics / Healthcare
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Consultants
  • Email: info@harringtonrecruitment.com
  • Telephone: 0208 349 8112

Job Description

Key responsibilities (training provided):

  • Purification of ribonucleic acids from blood samples for RNA sequencing.
  • Quality Control of nucleic acid preparations.
  • Processing of customer samples for microarray services.
  • Quality Control of molecular biology kits and reagents involved in Next-Generation Sequencing.
  • General laboratory tasks to aid the Operations team and other teams when required.
  • Communicate with external companies to organise servicing and maintenance of laboratory equipment.

Qualifications & Skills:

  • BSc in a life sciences or relevant lab experience
  • Experience of molecular techniques, pipetting, and good record keeping is expected
  • Good communication skills and computer literacy
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player
  • Prior lab experience in a similar industrial position would be advantageous