Laboratory Support Technician

Company description: At Labcorp Drug Development we believe in the power of science to change lives. Labcorp is a leading global life sciences company that provides vital information to help doctors, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, researchers, and patients make clear and confident decisions. Through our unparalleled diagnostics and drug development capabilities, we provide insights and accelerate innovations to improve health and improve lives. Here, you can join our more than 70,000 employees, serving clients in more than 100 countries, as we work together to transform approaches to patient care. Job description: Do you want to work in a laboratory? Do you have an interest in science but don't have a science background? Do you have an enthusiastic and committed attitude? Do you enjoy working in a fast paced environment? If 'yes' then we are recruiting for an Laboratory Support Technician in our post life department. This is a role suited to someone who has an interest in science but who may not have a scientific related education or background. This role is to be based at our site in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire . You will be working across our modern, purpose built laboratories where you will play a key role in the logistical and operational support of the Necropsy department. Following a comprehensive training and career development scheme, the responsibilities of this varied role will include: Stock control and rotation. Study set up procedures including precise labelling of pots, label/slide preparation and reagent preparation. Tissue dispatch and preparation of paperwork Adherence to Good Laboratory Practice regulations. Undertaking cross-training initiatives within other areas across Safety Assessment. The job will involve periods of lifting, pushing and pulling of equipment Required profile: About You: You will have an enthusiastic and committed attitude. You will have a target-orientated outlook, suited to working within a fast-paced, production-intensive environment. You will have the ability to follow instruction and pay attention to detail and accuracy You will be able to prioritise work in line with departmental needs and a flexible approach to work Education/Qualifications: GCSE education level Ability to work as a team and learn new techniques Ability to follow instruction and pay attention to detail and accuracy Ability to prioritise work in line with departmental needs and a flexible approach to work Understand the role of others and liaise, collaborate and demonstrate effective communication Is fully aware of Health and Safety requirements Experience: No experience required as full training will be provided What we offer: At LabCorp Drug Development, we value all employees equally, because every team member is essential to our success. On top of being valued and respected, we invest in your development and will help you to progress along whichever career path you choose which will be both flexible and rewarding. Contact us today and see where it takes you

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