Cell Culture Scientist

  • Job Reference: 00000140-1
  • Date Posted: 20 September 2017
  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £22,000 to £28,000
  • Sector: Biotechnology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Sarah Burns
  • Email: sarah@lab-sol.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01279 944700

Job Description

Laboratory Solutions are a recruiting partner on behalf of a Global, emerging biotechnology company based in Cambridge and they are currently looking to hire multiple temp to perm Cell Culture scientists.

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

Execution of high through-put screening, using many cellular and high throughput techniques including: mammalian cell culture, cellular viability assays, and lab information management systems (LIMS).  Additionally, work will be performed using micro fluid-handling robotic equipment and fluorescent or luminescent plate readers.

Data QC and analysis

Maintenance of multiple mammalian tissue culture cell lines.

 

Day to day maintenance of automation equipment.

Successful candidates will be responsible for processing, recording, and reporting all data generated in a precise and organized manner.

 

 

 

CORE SKILLS REQUIRED:

 

A good understanding of genetics.

Mammalian cell culture experience, with good aseptic technique.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.

Ability to work independently and multitask, contributing to experimental design and troubleshooting.

Flexibility, adaptability, independence and ability to work in a matrix-managed environment are essential.

 

 

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS OR EXPERIENCE NEEDED:

 

Experience with high throughput screening desirable

Experience in an academic research laboratory or pharmaceutical/biotechnology/ industrial

Strong organizational and troubleshooting skills are desired

Basic computer knowledge

Scientific background

Must be willing to work with a flexible schedule (one weekend day on, one weekday off).

If this suits your background then please apply today!!