Graduate Intern (Technician)

University of Manchester

As part of the Centre of Excellence for Genetics and Genomics funded by Versus Arthritis, you will assist with routine processing of blood, saliva, urine, and synovial fluid samples. These samples arrive daily, at any time, and require preparation and storage as they come in. You will also be expected to support department in all aspects of sample archive management in the reception and processing of samples. This will involve the use of a Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) with robotic sample workstations. There will also be training in techniques such as running ELISA assays and genotyping.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of age, sex, gender (or gender identity), ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments are made on merit.

Our University is positive about flexible working – you can find out more here

Blended working arrangements may be considered

Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Enquiries about the vacancy, shortlisting and interviews:

Name: Rachel Watkins

Email:  [email protected]

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This vacancy will close for applications at midnight on the closing date.

Please see the link below for the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria.

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