Trainee Scientist - Fetal Pathology
- Experience Level
- Experienced (non-manager)
Are you a recent biology graduate who is interested in fetal pathology or sperm analysis?
Do you want the opportunity to work for a global organisation who strive to make a difference to people's everyday lives by bringing essential products to the market?
***Successful candidates will be eligible for a £1000 sign on bonus as well as a competitive salary and benefits package***
As one of the global leading Contract Research Organisations, Labcorp Drug Development's mission is to help improve health and to improve lives.
We're currently recruiting for a Trainee Scientist - Fetal Pathology to join our Pathology Laboratory Services team based in Eye, Suffolk on a full-time permanent contract.
Your main responsibilities will be:
- To perform external, fixed visceral and Alizarin Red/Alcian Blue stained skeletal examinations of fetuses
- To perform routine analyses of sperm using Computer Assisted Sperm Analysis (CASA) and associated procedures
- To perform routine adult macroscopic and caesarean post mortems
- To use computer systems for data collection, recording and reporting to agreed study deadlines
- The preparation of fixed fetal specimens using a freehand serial sectioning technique
- To perform all tasks in accordance with Good Laboratory Practice, Standard Operating Procedures and Study Plans
If you are looking for a role where you will receive first class training and have the opportunity to develop and progress, then we would like to hear from you!
What Labcorp Drug Development can offer you:
- Competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and contributorypension.
- Unrivalled opportunities to develop a successful career in the scientific industry.
- Unsurpassed career development opportunities. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you will be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.
BSc (Hons) degree or equivalent in Biomedical Science or Biological Science
- Effective communication skills
- Manual dexterity
- Good organisational skills and attention to detail
- IT skills for reporting
- Experience working in either Fetal Pathology or Sperm Analysis working to Good Laboratory Practice is advantageous but not essential, as full training will be provided.