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Laboratory Technician - BDI Core Team (Part time, Multiple posts)

Centre for Biomolecular Sciences

Location:  University Park
Salary:  £20,761 to £21,197 per annum pro-rata depending on skills and experience. Salary progression beyond this scale is subject to performance.
Closing Date:  Friday 31 March 2023
Reference:  MED077023

The Biodiscovery Institute (BDI) is a collaborative post-graduate research facility with academics from across six Schools at the University of Nottingham. The BDI comprises 3 buildings and contains a series of laboratories and office spaces supporting 850+ staff and students. 

This crucial role within the institute is based within a dedicated core support team and provides day-to-day support in the operation of a busy research institution. Duties include but not limited to preparing and sterilising laboratory reagents and media, washing and sterilising of glassware, collection, and disposal of biological waste using an Autoclave, Safety checks on equipment, collection and delivery of chemicals and waste and dealing with deliveries of consumables, stock checking and restocking consumables. 

We have a team-orientated approach, and candidates should have excellent interpersonal, organisational, written, and verbal communication skills, and good attention to detail. The role will involve manual handling.

Candidates should have GCSEs at Grade C or equivalent, plus some experience in a relevant technical/scientific role or work experience in a relevant technical/scientific role.

Suitable applicants will be invited to an interview.

There are 2 positions available. These positions are offered on a permanent basis, please see the details below:

Post 1: Hours of work are part time (21.75 hours per week).

Post 2: Hours of work are part time (18 hours per week).

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Carl Winfield, Please note that applications sent directly to this email address will not be accepted.

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