Laboratory Technician (full-time)

Job Title: Laboratory Technician (full-time)

Location: Oxford

Deadline: 16 November 2018

Salary: from £20,800 – £23,000 depending on experience

We are a growing Biotech company which uses our proprietary methods to identify epigenetic biomarkers in clinical samples and cell cultures. In order to meet demand, we need to employ additional technical staff with relevant expertise to facilitate the development of biomarker panels for clients in academia, health organisations and pharmaceutical companies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out basic routine molecular biological techniques - such as biological sample preparation, PCR, qPCR, DNA extraction and sequencing.
  • Communicate laboratory results to the laboratory manager in written and verbal form.
  • Ensure records are updated and maintained in a timely manner.
  • Update SOPs as required.
  • Ensure laboratory cleanliness and maintenance.
  • Experience working under ISO 13485.
  • Experience in ChIP-Seq related work would be an advantage.

Candidates will be degree educated or equivalent in a Biological science related subject and have an interest and good knowledge of molecular biology. Attention to detail and good organisation is essential, and candidates must demonstrate the ability to work individually as well as within a team environment. Quick learners and those who are able to adapt well to new challenges are particularly desired, and you must be a confident user of standard IT packages (MS Word, Excel, etc).

We offer a competitive salary, good pension scheme and medical insurance.

No agencies please.

Please send a copy of your CV and a cover letter to

humanresources@oxfordbiodynamics.com