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Laboratory Technician (Immunology and Immunotoxicology) - Harrogate, UK

Company: Covance
Location: Harrogate, UK
Reference: 2017-13360
Closing Date: 26 Nov 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

COVANCE is a leading global drug development services company and we provide support to the Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology industries.


We are recruiting for our Early Compound Development team in Harrogate and are currently seeking to hire a laboratory technician to help support the Immunology and Immunotoxicology department.

This is a full time position.

About the Job

Within this position, your duties will include:

  • To be competent in routine operational procedures for a comprehensive range of I&I studies.
  • To be competent in a comprehensive range of specialised I&I operational and scientific procedures. 
  • To deputise for Senior staff at NSA Study Director start up meetings and presentations by other Covance personnel, and disseminate information as required to the department.
  • To ensure such studies are performed in accordance with regulatory, productivity and timescale requirements. To ensure the Senior Operations Manager in I&I and Senior Scientists remain updated on performance of such studies.
  • To be able to provide, analyse and discuss scientific data collected during for I&I studies. To participate in internal QC programs ensuring accurate and reliable data, and to update records of results and performance.
  • To participate in the introduction of new techniques, validation of methodologies and relevant procedures in collaboration with the Technical Specialist and Senior Scientists.

About You

To be successful in this position, you will need to have a degree BSc (Hons)in Immunology or other relevant degree (biomedical) and have a some working experience within the relevant assigned discipline

But also have:

  • Computing skills, including word processing and use of spreadsheets (e.g. Word, Excel and PowerPoint).
  • Working knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety policies, Company Policies and Procedures, a working knowledge of ISO (accreditation and application), and an in-depth understanding of GLP and GCP. 
  • Be able to communicate effectively at all levels with other Covance employees, as well as external clients, suppliers, etc.

We Offer

The opportunity to work within an experienced and highly skilled team.

Covance offers a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and contributory pension.

Covance’s ongoing success offers team members unsurpassed growth and career development opportunities. 

At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracle of medicine to market sooner.

There is no better time to join us!

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Contact Information:

Address:  Covance Harrogate

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