Senior Laboratory Technician


University of Oxford, Oxford, UK


  • Posted on: 22nd Feb 2021
  • Salary: Grade 6 - £29,176 - £34,804 per annum
  • REF: 149657
  • Closes: 12th March 2021
  • Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
  • Hours: Full Time

Job Details

Senior Laboratory Technician

Department of Zoology, 11a Mansfield Road, OX1 3SZ

Grade 6 – £29,176 – £34,804 per annum

The Department of Zoology is looking for an experienced Lab technician to provide technical and administrative support to ensure the smooth running of the microbiology laboratory.

This position will work with Professor Tim Walsh one of the Principal Investigators and founders of the INEOS Oxford Institute of Antimicrobial Research (IOI-AMR).This post will play a key role in the successful establishment and subsequent growth of the new IOI-AMR. The IOI-AMR was created on 1 January 2021, and is closely linked with both the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Zoology (the latter will become the Department of Biology in 2022).

You must hold a BSc in Biological Sciences/Biochemistry have previous laboratory experience, excellent communication skills and attention to detail.

The main duties of the role will be to adapt existing and develop new scientific techniques and experimental protocols, liaise with supervisor, and other members of group, regarding experiments and general laboratory procedures and to maintain equipment, including washing, sterilisation and disposal, perform quality checks and contribute to the general cleanliness and upkeep of the laboratory space.

This is a full time fixed term position for 5 years in the first instance.

All applications need to be made on line by noon on March 12th 2021.

Contact Person :

HR Officer

Vacancy ID :


Contact Phone :

Closing Date & Time :

12-Mar-2021 12:00

Contact Email :

Click on the link(s) below to view documentsFilesize

JD Lab tech – Walsh.doc


Employer Achievements:

company awardcompany award