Europe’s top cancer charity, Cancer Research UK, has combined with the University of Cambridge to fund the world class Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, situated on the Addenbrooke’s Biomedical Campus in Cambridge.
As part of the University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, the Institute’s research ranges from basic cancer biology through translational cancer research to clinical application. The Institute currently houses over 430 researchers and support staff with 22 research groups and associated core facilities in a state-of-the-art research facility.
We are currently looking to recruit a Laboratory Support Assistant to be primarily based in the Glasswash and Media facility. You will be involved in the preparation and maintenance of stock sterile glassware, plastics and media, the autoclaving of laboratory waste as well as providing routine support for the research laboratories at the CI.
You should be self-motivated with good organisational skills and ability to prioritise your workload. Good customer service skills are essential, along with a basic knowledge in science.
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 6 months in the first instance.
Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment and a security check.
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The closing date is 18 September 2019, with the interview date TBC.
Please include details of your referees, including email address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.
Please quote reference SW20566 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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