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4th May

Lab Technician - Plant Science

— Fast growing Oxford Plant Science scale-up

Location:
Oxford, UK
Type:
Salary:
£20,000 - £30,000 plus Bonus and share options

  • A world leader within Plant Science innovation.
  • Fully inclusive and diverse company culture.
  • Long term career opportunities.
 
An opportunity to join an Oxford Bioscience company going through very strong growth and leading science within their niche globally. They are looking for a Lab Technician or Lab Assistant to aid their innovative Plant Science based assays.
 
What you’ll be doing:
 
You will be instrumental to organizational success by working as part of the weed validation team to ensure the smooth running of the weed validation laboratory & operations.

Activities include:
  • Weed validation experimental set up.
  • Assessing experiments.
  • Photo capturing.
  • Data entry and upload.
  • Experimental workflow delivery support.
  • Stock monitoring back up stock.
 
What experience you’ll need to apply?
 
  • Degree qualified in a Biology or Plant Science related field.
  • An interest in plant biology, ideally with direct experience working with plants.
  • Awareness of growth and care requirements of plant material in the laboratory.
  • Experience working within a Laboratory with strong communication and organisational skills.
What you’ll get in return for your experience:
To work in a truly innovative and inclusive environment, which encourages diversity of thought and creativity. A great benefits package (including bonus and share options) and career progression.

What’s next?
Apply for a swift response.
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