The Medical Research Council Toxicology Unit is an internationally renowned institution focused on the delivery of field-changing mechanistic insights into toxicology and disease.
We are looking to appoint a Research Laboratory Technician to provide assistance to the Unit's work in the Willis laboratory on post-transcriptional control following Toxic Injury.
Main aspects of the role include:
- Carry out routine experimental work under the instruction and guidance of the Head of Group, including:
- Cell culture and FACS analysis.
- Molecular Cell biology techniques including PCR, Western blot analysis, protein purification, plasmid preparation, cloning.
Keep accurate records of experimental work.
Assist with housekeeping, lab cleanliness, general laboratory safety.
Follow documented processes to collect experimental data.
You will have good communication and interpersonal skills, be well organised and a reliable team player. You should be educated to GSCE level/ level 2 vocational qualification in a science subject or with the equivalent level of practical experience.
Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available for 11 months in the first instance.
Further information on the Toxicology Unit can be found at (http://www.mrc-tox.cam.ac.uk )
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Please quote reference PU26293 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.
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