Job title: Laboratory Operations Technician I
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Biotechnology
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Milton Park, Abingdon
Job published: 12/08/2022
Job ID: 32190

Job Description

Are you ready to take the next step in your scientific career? This job as a Laboratory Operations Technician in a thriving diagnostics company is a great place to get started. Get in touch to find out more!


The role

This fast-growing diagnostics company develops and commercializes assays for immunology and infectious disease. Its global presence offers employees the chance to collaborate internationally and gain exposure to a wide variety of projects.

Due to its growth, the business is looking for a full-time Laboratory Operations Technician to join the team and support in taking responsibility for preparing and conducting diagnostic tests.

This role also includes:

  • Working with supervisors and being responsible for running the T-SPOT technique, managing all workflows and ensuring efficient laboratory procedures
  • Ensuring the Quality Management System – ISO 9001:2008, ISO 13485:2016, ISO 17025:2017 – are strictly followed at all times
  • Having a flexible schedule, with occasional weekend working
  • Identifying any issues or concerns with allocated work that may cause a service delay, ensuring that any issues are communicated to the line manager or supervisor in a timely manner
  • Assisting with specimen collection, maintenance and operation of equipment


The person

This role requires someone who is highly organized and able to meet deadlines. You will also have experience of working with a laboratory team in a busy environment, excellent communication skills and knowledge of Microsoft operating systems.

You will also be:

  • A life sciences graduate
  • A collaborative team player when working with internal stakeholders
  • Able to multi-task effectively with various projects


The benefits of working for our client

  • Highly competitive salary and benefits package
  • Life assurance and private medical insurance
  • Cycle-to-work scheme and subsidized gym membership


If you’d like to apply, please use our careers website. If you would like more information about this opportunity, please contact Jessica Bagnall (