Brook street is seeking a Lab Assistant in Filton, Bristol on behalf of the NHS.
NHS Blood and Transplant is an integral part of the NHS. It saves thousands of lives by collecting over 2.5 million donations of blood and blood products every year. It also delivers a range of Tissue Grafts for use in replacement surgery.
You will be an integral part of the Tissue Bank team, processing retrieved tissues into clinical standard grafts following Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), for use in the Corneal Transplants.
We`re looking for someone who is from a scientific background whether though education or practical experience. You will have a good knowledge of science or healthcare work, be literate, numerate and able to assume the responsibilities of working in clean room environment.
Experience in a lab environment would be advantageous. You will need an eye for detail and the ability to work to time pressure. A willingness to partake in the specialised training that this role requires is essential. Ideally, you`ll also possess an understanding of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).
In return we can offer a friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued, together with a competitive salary.
This is a temporary role, part time 24 hours per week, working Saturday-Tuesday. It will be paid £8.57 rising to £9.62 after 12 weeks. This contract will run until mid June.