Department of Biomedical Services, Industrial Block, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, OX3 9DU
We are seeking to recruit two Technician to join the Department of Biomedical Services (BMS). The department provides for the care and welfare of animals in experimental research and in doing so we support the scientific community across the University.
These posts are full-time permanent position, 36.5 hours per week.
These positions require a commitment to animal care and it includes essential daily checks in line with the Home Office requirements.
The role will be an integral part of a small team of Technicians, you will be required to organise your own allocated work load on a day to day basis.
Dedication to animal welfare is essential as will be your ability to assess the condition of the animal during the daily health checks. You will be required to hold an active personnel licence and perform regulated procedures as part of this role. Training will be provided where an active licence or up to date modules are not already in place.
It is essential that you have relevant experience of working in a laboratory animal environment and you will be educated to at least IAT Level 2 or an equivalent qualification.
Holding a Home office PIL licence is essential however we will also consider applicants who do not hold an active PIL Licence.
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What We Offer
We offer a range of family friendly and financial benefits, they include;
• An excellent contributory pension scheme
• 38 days annual leave including public bank holidays.
• A comprehensive range of childcare services
• Family leave schemes
• Cycle loan schemes
• Membership to a variety of social and sports clubs
• Discounted bus travel and Season ticket travel loans.
The department is committed in supporting and developing our staff and opportunities, which staff are encouraged to make the most of, to enhance their personal and career development.
Applications should be made online. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement/covering letter explaining how you meet the job requirements with details of two referees as part of your online application.
Owing to the nature of this position any offer of employment with the University will be subject to a satisfactory security screening.
The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on 16 February 2024 and Interviews expected to take place on 28 February 2024.
Contact Person : HR Administrator Vacancy ID : 170646 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 16-Feb-2024 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 4 Contact Email : [email protected] Salary (£) : £25,138 - £28,759 p.a