Study Scientist

Search Consultancy Ltd
22 Aug 2017
29 Aug 2017
Contract Type

Scientific Trainee to Study Scientist
3 months contract - Potential to be made permanent

My client is a successful Contract Research Corporation, currently expanding their operations, is looking for a Scientific Trainee/Graduate to join their Radio synthesis team in Huntingdon.

The successful candidate will:
?? Conduct technical and scientific procedures with appropriate training and supervision.
. Supporting our senior radio-chemists in the setting up of chemical reaction equipment, plus monitoring of synthesis reactions and work-up of these reactions, using standard analytical techniques of HPLC and TLC.
?? Leading in general laboratory housekeeping and undertaking study / laboratory related activities and record keeping.
. Routine housekeeping activities (including emptying bins, changing benchkote, cleaning surfaces and defrosting freezers plus maintaining laboratory consumables stock levels). More radio synthesis specific housekeeping tasks include radioactive waste disposal and glassware soaking/washing.
?? Becoming familiar with the preparation of results and developing an understanding of data interpretation.
?? Maintaining compliance with GLP and HSE regulations at all times.

The skills and experience we're looking for are:

?? Degree educated in Chemistry or related discipline
?? Previous experience working in a team
. Previous experience working with HPLC and TLC.
. Looking for career progression

If you are interested in kick starting your career in Science with a successful organisation, please apply for the role, or send your application to or call .

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