Urgent Vacancy NHS Jobs UK For Lab Technician
NHS Jobs UK, We are looking for a meticulous lab technician who will be responsible for supporting our laboratory staff with the primary goal of optimizing lab procedures and succeeding in producing reliable test results.
In order to be successful as a lab technician you will need to be thorough when carrying out your duties, successfully maintain records of laboratory processes and equipment, and generate reports to submit to the relevant laboratory manager.
Royal Liverpool University Hospital
GBP 20 To GBP 22 Per Hour
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom L7 8XP
Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust was created following the merger of two adult acute Trusts, Aintree University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and the Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust.
The merging of the two organisations was integral to regional NHS plans to deliver improved quality of care and to make changes in existing care models. The merger provides an opportunity to reconfigure services in a way that provides the best healthcare services to the city and improves the quality of care and health outcomes that patients experience.
The Trust runs Aintree University Hospital, Broadgreen Hospital, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and the Royal Liverpool University Hospital. It serves a core population of around 630,000 people across Merseyside as well as providing a range of highly specialist services to a catchment area of more than two million people in the North West region and beyond.
The Trust has an annual turnover of around £890m and a combined workforce of over 12,000 staff, making it one of the largest employers in the region. It also has a successful Volunteers scheme, with more than 900 volunteers providing support in a variety of roles.
Job Responsibilities For NHS Jobs UK
Collecting, receiving, labeling, and/or analyzing samples or substances using the correct testing equipment, when necessary.
Designing and executing laboratory testing in line with standard testing procedures, recording observations, and interpreting findings.
Recording all experimental data and test results accurately and in the specified format (written and/or electronic.)
Organizing and storing all chemical substances, fluids, and compressed gases according to safety instructions.
Ensuring that safety guidelines are adhered to at all times within the laboratory.
Maintaining daily logs and equipment record books.
Cleaning, sterilizing, maintaining, and calibrating laboratory equipment.
Ordering laboratory supplies, as needed.
Providing technical support, when necessary.
Keeping up to date with relevant scientific and technical developments.
Job Skills For NHS Jobs UK
Working experience operating electrical and non-electrical laboratory equipment.
Comfortable handling potentially dangerous substances (flammable liquids, biohazards, etc.)
In depth knowledge of QHSE management systems, preventative measures, and laboratory best practices.
Working knowledge of MS Office Suite and database systems.
Ability to work autonomously and under pressure.
Superb dexterity and hand-eye coordination.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Keen attention to detail.