Applications

Lab Technician

Description

About Fluidic Analytics

Fluidic Analytics is a dynamic, early-stage company that designs, develops and manufactures products that seek to revolutionise the way proteins are characterised.

Our vision is that protein science will transform our understanding of how the biological world operates. We believe that this transformation will be every bit as revolutionary as advances in DNA sequencing. We believe that Fluidic Analytics can help make this vision a reality by developing products that enable easier, faster, more convenient and more accurate protein characterisation, whether in the lab, at the bedside or in everyday life.

Requirements

Provide first class technical support for Fluidic's scientists:

  • Implementation and maintenance of Good Laboratory Standards
  • Laboratory management, including calibration and maintaining equipment
  • Assist with keeping laboratory documentation up to date
  • Carry out performance testing on the instruments
  • Prepare standardised samples and solutions for testing
  • Demonstrable awareness of good practice in terms of laboratory health and safety
  • Keep risk assessments and COSHH forms up to date


Ensure the smooth and efficient running of the company's laboratories:

  • Take a lead role in organising the laboratory spaces
  • Day to day organisation of laboratory waste streams, stock and consumable management
  • Coordinate general laboratory equipment maintenance activities
  • Orders management for the laboratory
  • Suggest improvements to the laboratories that will improve work efficiency and/or employee satisfaction
  • Any other tasks that are required


Requirements - you've got this covered:

  • This role is based in our laboratory in Cambridge UK, and therefore you must be able to travel and work at this location full-time
  • Prior experience in a laboratory technician role or scientific qualifications
  • Attention to detail and a strong work ethic are critical
  • Ability to work in a small company environment
  • Independent, efficient and precise approach to laboratory work
  • Competence, integrity and communication

Benefits

  • Pension scheme
  • 25 days holiday (pro rata for part time employees)
  • Cycle-to-work and similar schemes.
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Group Income Protection Scheme (qualifying period 3 months)
  • Group Life Assurance (qualifying period 3 months)
  • Flexible working
  • Share options scheme