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West Sussex Based
£21,000 + Overtime + Benefits
Do you have experience in a laboratory?
Would you like to work for a leading Cell processing and storage company?
My client are an innovative company who are at the forefront of Stem Cell processing and storage technology. The company aims to provide the best private storage bank service in the world by using their innovative science led approach. The Laboratory Technician to join the growing laboratory team processing stem cells for long term storage for use in future therapies that will greatly benefit the donor should they every fall seriously ill.
This is an excellent opportunity to join this innovative company as a Laboratory Technician processing and cryogenically storing stem cell samples. Your role as a Laboratory Technician will be to process samples with strict adherence to SOPs and guidelines in their GMP approved laboratory. The samples are processed under aseptic conditions using CAT A / B clean room technology. Once processed and stored there is a need to continually assess and validate the samples to ensure regulatory and legal requirements are at all times adhered to.
This Laboratory Technician role will work under a shift pattern, rotating between weeks on earlies (6am - 2pm) and lates (2pm - 10pm). Due to nature of the role accuracy is essential. Some manual handling such as loading and unloading cryotanks will be required. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading company at the fore front of their sector providing a vital service for the customers.
Skills and experience required for the Laboratory Technician post;
You will need to have experience in a laboratory environment or a production environment following SOPs, either during your degree or from a commercial role.
Experience of GMP and / or GLP with experience of sample processing is an advantage to your application.
Experience working under aseptic conditions is an advantage but this is not essential as training will be given.
This role would suit a graduate, or someone without a degree with equivalent working experience.
You'll need good team working, communication and organisational skills
We are looking for someone that is willing to commit to the training and development programme.
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Please apply online or call Neil Walton on (phone number removed)