Laboratory Technician 4040

  • Location
    Bishop'S Stortford, Hertfordshire
  • Salary
    £ 11.5 - £ 14.26 / Hourly
  • Job type
  • Industry
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Science - Science

***Lead Laboratory Technicians and Laboratory Operations Technician***


This position is in the BioServices Laboratory and Biorepository business unit. The Laboratory technician will be responsible for receiving and processing laboratory samples. The main process will be blood fractionation, plasma separation using centrifuges and liquid handling robotic machines and automated and manual aliquoting of biological samples. You will be working on a 4 days on - 4 days off rolling shift pattern with 12 hour working days.

Shifts available are;

- 8am - 8pm or 9.30am - 9:30pm

- Saturday shifts are 8am - 6pm

- £19,500 - £28,000 Pro Rata


  • You will be receiving and handling hundreds of biological, mostly blood samples for clinical trials and performing laboratory procedures including disposal of laboratory waste under supervision.

  • Processing of biological samples including, but not limited to, blood sample fractionation, buffy coat preparation, peripheral blood lymphocyte isolation, DNA / RNA extraction, quantification and qualification of DNA.

  • Centrifugation of biological samples, manual and automated sample aliquoting.

  • Receipt of samples into the laboratory using Laboratory Informatics Systems (LIMS), such as the Nautilus, excel spreadsheets, word, and other software systems

  • Carrying out stock checks, stock movements & updating inventory management systems.

  • Any other tasks as requested by the Lab Manager/Supervisor.

Adecco, Harlow are proud to be working in partnership with a well-known and successful scientific brand in Bishops Stortford.

Due to a forth coming project, our client is recruiting for ongoing temporary opportunities with the opportunity for a permanent position within the laboratory and production department.

The Ideal person will be;

- Competent in use of computers

- Good literacy & numeracy skills with attention to detail

Laboratory / Science / Lab / Lab Technician / Laboratory Technician

Enjoy exclusive benefits alongside new opportunities

As one of our talented associates, you're part of an organisation that not only cares for your career development, but also your personal wellbeing.
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Whether you're a temp or permanent associate, we recognise that your ambition, professionalism and expertise helps us to stay ahead of the curve - and for that, we're truly thankful.

As an employee of Adecco, you will be offered excellent benefits such as enrolment onto our pensions, refer a friend scheme, Legal Assistance Programme, Eye care vouchers, perks at work, plus an extensive network reach throughout all Adecco's sister companies.

We regret that due to volume of response, we can only contact initial successful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, then your application has been unsuccessful.

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