Biomedical Scientist - Biochemisrty & Rotational

Posted 6 days ago by NHS Highland



37.5 HOURS


£28,050 - £37,010


An opportunity has arisen within the laboratory department for an experienced HPCP registered biomedical scientist in biochemistry. Candidates will be enthusiastic, outgoing, motivated and innovative, with good organisational skills and well developed communication skills. If you have a degree or equivalent in Biomedical sciences and are HCPC registered we want to hear from you. Biochemistry MSc or equivalent, is desirable. Oban is a busy west coast town surrounded by scenic countryside but only, two hours from Glasgow. It has good rail and road links to the major cities and is also the centre for many island ferries. If you’re keen to combine an excellent, forward thinking and dynamic working environment with fantastic lifestyle opportunities, then the Laboratory at Lorn and Islands Hospital has everything you need.

The laboratory is working towards UKAS ISO 15189 accreditation. You will support the lead scientist in biochemistry. You will be expected to rotate within haematology, blood transfusion and sample reception and participate in the on call out of hours system. You will be assisting in the updating and formation of procedures and proceses, working with the team both in Oban and Raigmore to bring the laboratory in line with UKAS ISO 15189 standards.

Informal enquiries to: For more information please contact Mark Robertson, Laboratory Manager, Lorn and Islands Hospital. Tel. Email:

For more information about the area of Argyll you can visit the Argyll & Bute Council website:

Application packs are available from Resourcing Team, People & Change Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail -

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by e-mail. Please check your e-mails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.

Please quote job reference number 19ab/013 in the subject line of your e-mail or enquiry.

Reference: 37015592

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