You will be working for a global technology company who is taking its responsibly to keep everyone safe at work very seriously. This role is unique in that you will be part of the company’s Health and Safety team and will be rolling out mass ongoing Covid 19 testing across its laboratories. Ensuring that the work place is safe lies at the heart of this position and this “direct action” by an employer is a revolutionary way of ensuring that the virus is controlled and will therefore help everyone get back to work again without fear.
Responsible for assisting in routine sample processing in a high-performance laboratory
Assist laboratory professionals with various duties of a fully functioning laboratory
Manage test processing, receipt, tracking and accessioning
Perform duties involving the opening, labelling, and distribution of incoming samples
Assist in laboratory maintenance, including equipment maintenance, maintaining lab cleanliness and a safe laboratory environment
Accurately enter all sample request information into the inventory management system
Follow the laboratory’s established policies and procedures
Sort, track, and carry packages. Distribute packages in a timely and efficient manner following distribution guidelines
General warehouse/inventory management duties
Note: This position requires sustained work including lifting objects no more than 25 lb. in a laboratory that will be receiving biological specimens.
GCSEs grades 1-3
Knowledge of and interest in medical terminology, biology, laboratory medicine, anatomy or physiology
Previous experience working in a clinical lab
Knowledge of specimen handling and collection requirements and general laboratory workflow