Parexel

Laboratory Assistant [BANK]

Company
Parexel
Location
Harrow, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
12 Apr 2021
Closes
21 Apr 2021
Ref
67692BR
Discipline
R & D , Laboratory
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
Job Description

Parexel is diverse team of professionals focused on one goal: getting treatments into the hands of those who need them most. Working together, the results we bring to our clients, and the opportunities we bring to our team get better with every step. Expand your skills and join our team now;

Job Purpose;


  • Preparing study and laboratory documentation (forms, logs etc) as required.
  • Supervising urine and faecal collections, measure/ weigh urine collection volumes/weights, weigh faecal collections.
  • Collect, process and label (where appropriate) urine, breath alcohol and other specimens (which may include simple laboratory procedures such as centrifugation and pipetting).
  • Perform simple diagnostic laboratory tests( for example pregnancy tests, urinalysis, drugs of abuse tests)
  • Complete CRFs, laboratory records and capture other data as required.
  • Collate CRFs, laboratory and other results and perform quality control checks to ensure they are complete and ready for review and approval by Research Physicians.
  • Use centrifuges safely to process serum and plasma samples in a timely fashion according to protocol requirements.
  • Transfer accurately serum and plasma from collection tubes to storage tubes and store appropriately.
  • Prepare and pack samples and specimens to the sponsors's and reference laboratories.
  • Order and liaise with couriers to arrange transportation of samples.
  • Assist with daily monitoring of fridge and freezer temperatures.
  • Calibration and maintenance of equipment.
  • Maintain a positive, results orientated work environment, building partnerships and modeling teamwork, communicating to the team in an open, balanced and objective manner.
  • Participate in formal staff review processes e.g. performance and salary reviews to corporate standards and timescales.
  • Qualifications

    Skills
  • Practical and dextrous.
  • Computer literate.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Client focused approach to work.
  • A flexible attitude with respect to work assignments and new learning.
  • Ability to manage multiple and varied tasks with enthusiasm and prioritize workload with attention to detail.
  • Willingness to work in a matrix environment and to value the importance of teamwork.

  • Education
  • HND or Degree.

  • Language Skills
  • Excellent oral and written English communication skills.

  • Minimum Work Experience
  • One year as industrial trainee or similar in a Pharmaceutical or research related field or applicable clinical experience advantageous but not essential as full training provided.
  • Why Work at Parexel

    There are pivotal moments in every career: Sharing new treatments. Improving processes. Delivering life-saving advances. The people who succeed are the ones who make the journey go further and faster every time. What if you had a partner to support you as you reach the next level in your professional path? A partner who believes a collaborative environment is key to achieving your goals? A partner who is dedicated to your health and wellness so you can help make a difference in the lives of millions worldwide?

    That's Parexel. We're a diverse team of professionals focused on one goal: getting treatments into the hands of those who need them most. Working together, the results we bring to our clients and the opportunities we bring to our team get better with every step.

    How can we help you on your journey? Find your path, and learn more on LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, and Glassdoor.

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