QC Laboratory Technician

Reference:

AT/ QC 471146

Sector:

General & Other, Other

Salary:

£17,500 to £22,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

+ Bens

Town/City:

Botolph Claydon

Contract Type:

Permanent

Scintillant specialises in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the scientific sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a QC Laboratory Technician to join a highly successful organisation based in Botolph Claydon.

The successful candidate will work with a small team to carry out tasks in the QC department, to report results clearly and promptly.

QC Laboratory Technician’s Main Duties:

  • Inoculation of Quality Control samples.
  • Preparation of agar, agar plates and media.
  • Routine operation and maintenance of the Bactec Blood Culture analysing system.
  • Conduct commercial product Quality Control testing in accordance with UKAS Accreditation Standard ISO 17025.
  • Assist in maintenance and calibration of equipment and record management.
  • Check and maintain stocks of laboratory consumables.
  • Deputise for the Coordinator in their absence on specified tasks.
  • Conduct specific commercial product manufacture activities.
  • Assist with development of production improvements.
  • Preparation and despatch of materials for gamma irradiation.
  • Carry out project work as required.
  • Maintain laboratories in a clean and tidy condition at all times.
  • Conduct environmental monitoring where required.

QC Laboratory Technician’s Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • An A level in a science subject.
  • Basic microbiology knowledge.
  • Some laboratory experience.
  • Competent with Word, Excel and Microsoft Office programmes
  • Basic understanding of ISO 17025 standard

Professional Development

  • Training will be provided on: