Technician

Department of Biomedical Services, University of Oxford

Oxford, South East England, United Kingdom

Salary: Grade 3: £19,202 - £22,017 p.a.

We are seeking to appoint a technician to join our team. This post will provide an exciting opportunity for you to advance your career in the rapidly developing field of transgenics. You will be qualified to IAT Level 2 or equivalent and have experience in animal husbandry.


Alternatively, we will consider those with no previous experience or professional qualifications onto our technicians training programme as a Trainee Technician (Grade 2: £17,079 - £19,202 p.a.). The emphasis for the trainee technician is animal husbandry for which no previous experience is required. You will have a caring attitude to animals, which is essential, together with a flexible approach to work and the ability to work in a small team. This trainee post will ideally suit someone looking for a job with career prospects as there will be opportunities provided within the Department of Biomedical Services for personal development. Training will be provided which will lead to recognised qualifications. When you feel confident within your role you will be required to participate in a staff overtime rota which provides weekend/Bank Holiday cover.


This is a full-time, permanent position.


Owing to the nature of this position any offer of employment with the University will be subject to a satisfactory security screening.


Applications for this vacancy must be made online. In the first instance please contact the HR Assistant on tel: 01865 618401 between 8.30am and 3.30pm who will supply you with a unique reference number (URN) which must be quoted on all applications. Applications received without this URN will not be shortlisted.


The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Tuesday 4 June 2019 and interviews will be scheduled during week commencing Monday 17 June 2019.

Please apply via recruiter’s website.

Quote Reference: University of Oxford-itox_ac-140449

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