Research Technician - Flow Cytometry Core

Job Details
Closing Date: 2021-04-21
Institution: Barts Cancer Institute
Term: 2 years
Keyword Names: Core/Shared Resource Laboratory, Cancer/Oncology, Technician/Technical
Salary: £27,742 - £34,220
Address
Line 1: Barts Cancer Institute
Line 2: QMUL
City: London
Country: United Kingdom

Job Description

Research Technician - Flow Cytometry Core

Barts Cancer Institute, London, UK

About the Role

Applications are sought to provide technical support for the Flow Cytometry Service in the Barts CR-UK Centre/WHRI. Being mutually supportive and covering duties as necessary during colleagues’ absences and at times of additional pressure. The post-holder will be expected to be responsible for contributing to the operation and maintenance of flow cytometry equipment and for the analysis and sorting of samples by flow cytometry/FACS.

About You

The postholder must have a BSc or equivalent in a biological or related science. Essential requirements for this post include experience in the operation of flow cytometers, as well as experience in other biochemical techniques and working in a biomedical research laboratory. Knowledge in the field of flow cytometry and proteomics or metabolomics techniques. A demonstrated ability to communicate well, work within a team and maintain good laboratory records are also essential.

The post is a full time, fixed term position for two years.  Starting salary will be in the Grade 3 range (£27,742-£34,220) per annum inclusive of London Allowance. Benefits include 30 days’ annual leave, pension scheme, an interest-free season ticket loan and family-friendly working.

The Barts Cancer Institute requires applicants to provide all certificates at interview to confirm their qualifications (specified in the Job Description).

Candidates must be able to demonstrate their eligibility to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.  Where required this may include entry clearance or continued leave to remain under the Points Basaed Immigration Scheme.

Informal enquiries about this post, can be made to julfa.begum@qmul.ac.uk and j.f.marshall@qmul.ac.uk

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