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Clinical Laboratory Analyst - Charnwood

Clinical Laboratory Analyst - Charnwood

Posted 22 October 2020 by Acorn Recruitment And Training
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Title: Analyst
Location: Charnwood

Our client is on the frontline of fighting Covid 19. Their complete workflows with standardised equipment and kits are available to help labs address their SARS-CoV-2 testing challenges.

They are recruiting staff for 12-month fixed term contracts at a new greenfield laboratory based in Charnwood.


Analyses RT PCR data generated by the clinical laboratory team to provide results of Covid 19 diagnosis.

Duties and Responsibilities:

* Reviews test results, maintains legible work records, and enters findings into the laboratory information systems.
* Participates, as requested, in the training of new employees.
* Abides by laboratory safety policies and procedures.
* The list of duties and responsibilities is not exhaustive and may be substituted as necessary.

Qualifications & Experience:

* Bachelor's Degree in a physical science such as chemistry, biology, molecular biology or medical technology.
* Certified molecular biologist an advantage but not required
* 3+ years clinical testing experience
* Experience of high throughput environment
* Previous experience of reviewing real time PCR data an advantage.

Physical Demands:

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use a keyboard, type, and occasionally stand and move to other parts of the lab.
* Must have manual dexterity to use lab equipment.
* Reach above/below the shoulder, bend at the knees and waist.
* Lift up to 25 lbs.

Working Environment

* Clinical and research lab environment; exposure to blood borne pathogens; must wear protective lab gear including lab coat, gloves and completely closed footwear.
* Employee may be requested to work shifts other than daylight depending on the needs of the laboratory. Weekend rotation may be required.
* Travel is not required.
* Ensure safety, security, and the environment in all aspect of the daily activities, and any potential safety hazards are addressed and corrected immediately.
* Understand ergonomic relationship between people, equipment and working environment.

Acorn Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Required skills

  • testing
  • analyst
  • lab
  • clinical laboratory

Reference: 41229919

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