Research Associate

Employer
CK Group
Location
Stratford-upon-Avon
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
7 Oct 2021

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Sector
Healthcare
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Job Details

CK Group are recruiting for a Research Associate to join an assay development service at their site in Stratford-upon-Avon. This position is offered on a temporary basis, with a contract length of initially 3 months.

The Company:
Our clients are experts in real-time PCR, a molecular biology technique for detecting the presence of DNA/RNA and quantifying it. They have customers in many different industries including academia, research, healthcare, food industry and the veterinary industry selling to over 130 countries worldwide. Last year they launched a range of assays and products to support the need for mass COVID-19 testing. Due to the emergence of new variants of the virus, they are seeking a scientist to support their surveillance programme, ensuring that their testing products continue to provide 100% detection and to track and identify the emergence of new variants as they arise.

Research Associate Role:
- Assisting in the design and execution of product validation and clinical research activities.
- Conducting PCR testing on samples, according guidelines provided by your supervisor.
- Verifying data in both digital and written form.
- Ensuring lab cleanliness and safety.

Your Background:
The ideal candidate for this Research Associate role will have the following skills and experience:
- A BSc in Biochemistry, Biomedical Science or Biology or closely related subject.
- Previous PCR knowledge and hands-on experience.
- Experience handling Hazard Group 2 organisms in a Category 2 Laboratory.
This role represents a chance for you to make a real difference to the future healthcare industry as well as build on your skills and wider network.

Apply:
Entitlement to work in the UK is essential. For more information or to apply for this Research Associate position, please contact Science Contracts on 0191 3848906 or email sciencecontracts@ckgroup.co.uk. Please quote reference 51624.

Company

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We are the CK Group, the UK’s specialist in scientific, clinical and technical recruitment.

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  • CK Science is the leading independent scientific recruitment consultancy.
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  • CK QLS finds roles for high calibre professionals working in the science and technology sectors in Switzerland.

Over the last 28 years we have found jobs for thousands of high calibre scientists in the scientific, chemical, waste, biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. By working with us to find your next job, you will get access to the best scientific vacancies in the UK, Europe and the rest of the world.

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Location
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Westwick House
The Bridge Business Centre
Beresford Way
Chesterfield
S41 9FG
GB

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