Research Laboratory Technician x3 (Fixed Term)

University of Cambridge

United Kingdom

October 2, 2022


Research Laboratory Technician x3 (Fixed Term)

Applications are invited for the post of Research Laboratory Technician (Grade 3) in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology within the School of Clinical Medicine.

You will be working on the pre-labour invasion of the human uterus by Streptococcus agalactiae study.

You will be involved in the collection and tracking of samples using 2D barcoded storage tubes linked to the sample management system which ensures the integrity and correct storage of each sample. You will also be involved in DNA purification and quantification from tissue and blood samples using Nanodrop readings and agarose gel electrophoresis. You will assist with administrative tasks including updating the sample management system, producing sample reports and ensuring all sample paperwork is correctly filed. Due to the nature of these sample requirements the role holder may be required to work occasional weekend hours.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 4 years in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment. This appointment also requires a Research Passport application.

Click the 'Apply' button below to register an account with our recruitment system (if you have not already) and apply online.

Closing Date: 2 October 2022

Interview Date: TBC

Please include details of your referees, including e-mail address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

Please quote reference RI33229 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

Further information
  • Further Particulars
  • Department/Location

    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology






    Assistant staff


    16 September 2022

    Closing date

    2 October 2022

    Similar Jobs

    Add to favorites

    Senior Scientist

    Research Field: Biological sciences › Biology team of 11 PIs that conducts research and provides education with a focus on paleogenomic laboratory and contribute to research and teaching at the • Lead and coordinate the...

    University of Oxford

    United Kingdom Sep 8, 2022

    Add to favorites

    Research Assistant

    Assistant to join our team, exploring how immune cell niches regulate antibody You will support the research team in a wide variety of molecular and cellular including pharmacology) and have excellent understanding how immune responses...

    University of Cambridge

    United Kingdom Sep 23, 2022

    Add to favorites

    Research Nurse (Fixed Term)

    The Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is seeking Research Nurse work of the hugely successful POPS. Streptococcus (GBS) can colonize the placenta antenatally, and results in an You will join a multidisciplinary team participating high...