Lab Supervisor - film industry - location work required
COVID-19 Screening Scientist £30-35k working on location (at Bray SL4 and across the UK and Europe)
Our client is a rapidly growing medical services provider that is delivering Covid-19 screening solutions to the film and media industry. They are helping to make sure that our favourite films and TV programmes get made. While the projects range from one-off productions to Hollywood blockbusters, it is far from glamorous work. Schedules can be demanding and requirements can change quickly. This means that we are seeking robust people who love a challenge and have a flexible attitude.
We are adding to a growing team of screening scientists to run a rapid testing mobile laboratory providing COVID screening and are looking for 2 new Laboratory Supervisors. This will be mainly based around Ealing or Bray but will travel to different film locations in the UK and internationally. You will need a current passport, a full driving licence and your own transport, and be happy to travel (sometimes extensively) and/or spend some time away from home.
What happens after Covid-19? Our client is rapidly developing new screening and medical services to provide to a select target audience as part of a long-term growth strategy. This means that prospects exist within the business once the pandemic is a thing of the past. That is one of the reasons why our client is engaging scientists and lab technicians on a permanent basis and not fixed term contracts.
What will you be doing ?
Running pre-defined RT-PCR/LAMP protocols, data collection, documentation, interpretation and delivery of results within 4/5 hours.
Documenting and reporting of correct results within pre-defined timeframe.
Assisting with selection of assay & testing equipment for future pro-jects.
Liaising with clients and the Your Doctor Film & Media team regarding erroneous results.
Assisting in general laboratory duties.
Working flexibly across multiple locations as required.What will you need to have ?
Relevant biomedical science degree BSc 2:1
Minimum 2 years laboratory experience
Very Strong knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems and LIMS systems
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
A full driving licence and your own transportIf you are HCPC registered this would be desirable, as will experience within the film and media industry and experience working with ISO15189 and/or ISO17025 or in a GLP laboratory and the Aseptic technique.
This role will include both national and international travel and working on various locations so you will need to be flexible on travel.
We have a shift pattern in place working on a 7 day week with the shift pattern 7am - 3pm, 9am - 5pm, 11am - 7pm and the night shift 11pm - 7am.
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