Oxford BioMedica (UK) Limited

Scientist Assistant, PRD

7 days left

25 Mar 2021
22 Apr 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Entry level

Our employees are able to develop their careers in exciting new medical technologies, and so can you.

Oxford Biomedica’s Process R&D team consists of experienced scientists and engineers that have extensive expertise in all aspects of upstream and downstream development.  PR&D take processes from the laboratory “bench” scale and apply process expertise and engineering fundamentals for delivery to Manufacturing.

We are currently recruiting for a Scientist Assistant to join the team.  The purpose of this role is to provide essential laboratory activities and services to support the team

Your responsibilities in this role would be:

  • To perform stock checks of consumables, media, solutions, buffers used by Scientists to ensure work activities are maintained.
  • To receive deliveries and unpack stock into laboratories.
  • To clean and maintain the laboratory equipment and facilities.
  • To operate the autoclave and dispose of waste materials as required.
  • To raise engineering requests and to chaperone engineers whilst they are servicing/repairing equipment under the guidance of scientists / line manager.
  • To raise new asset request numbers / prepare asset relocation and disposal forms for laboratory equipment under the guidance of scientists / line manager.
  • To raise LMT work requests and assist LMT as required within the PRD laboratories.
  • To assist in maintaining the health and safety compliance as applicable.
  • To prepare media and aliquot solutions /buffers as required by the laboratories.
  • To autoclave consumables as required by the laboratories

To be successful in this role, you will have the following skills and experience:

  • GCSE English and Maths
  • Able to read, write legibly and perform basic maths
  • Able to use Microsoft Excel, Word & Outlook
  • Able to communicate clearly with Scientists and Managers
  • Able to listen to instructions and follow them
  • Demonstrate a willingness to learn

Do you want to feel inspired every day? We’re future-focused and our business is growing rapidly. We succeed together through passion, commitment and team work, and so can you.

Collaborate. Contribute. Change lives.

No agencies please