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Senior Stem Cell Technician

£18,000 - £27,000 per annum
Job Reference: J5634087
Updated On: 20/11/2020
Status: Now Interviewing
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Contract Research Organisation

Skills: Laboratory Technician - Laboratory Technician, Life Sciences - Stem / Gene Therapy Graduate, Life Sciences - Stem / Gene Therapy (experienced), Life Sciences - Cell Culture, Graduates - *Graduate Role*

Job Information

Role Overview

We are currently looking for a Senior Stem Cell Technician to join a leading contract research organisation based in the Cambridgeshire area. As the Senior Stem Cell Technician you will be responsible for the routine delivery and maintenance of quality stem cell lines for drug discovery.

This is a great opportunity for a graduate with experience in stem cell culturing to being their career in the lab or for an experienced stem cell laboratory technician.

This is a 12 month fixed term contract with review to turn into a permanent role.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Senior Stem Cell Technician will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. Culturing, isolating and differentiating cell lines such as human embryonic stem cells (hES), induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) and other primary cells

2. Demonstrating aseptic techniques

3. Preparing cell lines for high throughput screening as well as recombinant neurodegenerative cell line generation

4. Recognising any potential issues that could affect successful cell culturing

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Senior Stem Cell Technician we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a life science degree such as biomedical science, biochemistry, biology, transitional medicine, stem cell and regeneration. A placement is desirable.

2. Proven industry experience in cell culturing of stem cells however, relevant laboratory experience with techniques is acceptable

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with mammalian stem cell culturing, aseptic techniques, maintenance of cell lines.

Key Words: Cambridgeshire / senior laboratory technician / laboratory technician / stem cell culturing / mammalian cell culturing / aseptic techniques / cell line / cell line generation/ cell culture / stem cell / GLP / life sciences/ biopharmaceutical / hES / iPS / pluripotent / graduate
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