Bioprocess Laboratory Technician- South West
A unique opportunity has arisen for a Bioprocess Laboratory Technician to join a cell & gene therapy processing company based in the South West of England. The organisation have a strong reputation for their technical and strategic expertise within the cell and gene therapy market across Europe. With the opening of their new state of the art lab facilities, and ongoing exciting projects with leading clients, it is an ideal time to be joining them.
Reporting directly to the Head of Process Development, you will join the cell and gene therapy process development team. The role will focus on providing technical support to scientists in the team. Key responsibilities will include:
*Order/maintain consumable stocks, undertake general lab housekeeping, placing
Purchase Orders, coordinate incoming deliveries and outgoing shipments.
*Assist with the administration of laboratory documentation and records (electronic
and paper based).
*Perform routine analytical tests to support ongoing process development studies.
*Assays include qPCR, HPLC, metabolite analysis, cell counts, and various
plate based assays.
*Setup, maintenance and sampling of adherent and suspension cell cultures.
*Small scale filtration/chromatography separations performed to existing procedures.
*Preparation of media, feeds, reagents and buffers.
*Timely completion of laboratory notebooks and documentation.
*Compliance with health, safety, environmental and quality standards and procedures.
*Life science related A-levels or a BSc in a relevant subject.
*At least 3-5 years’ prior laboratory technician experience in a biochemistry, microbiology or biotechnology R&D laboratory is essential.
*Prior experience with either cell culture or purification methods, good aseptic
technique and a range of analytical methods is preferred.
*Ability to learn specific practical techniques and apply this knowledge to solve
*The ability to use, maintain and calibrate technical equipment with accuracy.
*The role is lab based and will require some out of hours and weekend working to an
This is fantastic opportunity to join a company who are passionate about the cell and gene therapy sector and who are at the forefront of expanding the industry. The team are small, fun and promote fast-learning! To find out more please feel free to contact myself, Lauren Gripton, on +44 (0) 121 616 3465 / firstname.lastname@example.org
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Job Reference: Lg556435_1521037895
Broadcast As: 196
Salary Currency: GBP
Salary per: Annum
Job Type: Full Time
Job Term: Permanent
Job Industry: Biotech
Job Specialism: Science R and D
Recruitment Consultant: Lauren Gripton