PCR Scientist

  • Salary: Competitive
  • REF Number: 00049983
  • Consultant: Naynesh Mistry
  • Contact: 01246 457703
  • Date Published: 15.03.2021
  • Closed Date: 07.04.2021
  • Sector: Diagnostics, Life Sciences
  • Location: Harlow, London
  • Discipline: Biotechnology, Research And Development

CK Group are recruiting for a PCR Scientist to join a small biotechnology company that develop and supply PCR kits, to be based at their site in Harlow, Essex on a permanent basis.

PCR Scientist Role: This will be a lab-based role and would suitsomeone who is a highly motivated and self-starter with industry PCR knowledge. The successful candidate will be joining a small team (training will be provided, though they will be expected to be self-reliant going forward).


  • Making component solutions for, and kit assembly of PCR based kits according to protocols.
  • Aliquot and labelling.
  • Reagent and consumable stock level management and ordering.
  • Writing SOPs etc., as well as lab book write up.
  • Admin and laboratory housekeeping.
  • Laboratory support work for other areas of the business.
  • Willingness to be flexible in other job tasks.

Your Background:

  • Degree qualified in Molecular Biology, biochemical or equivalent.
  • Experience in biotechnologymanufacturing environment would be desirable.
  • Experience with DNA analysis technologies, e.g. TaqMan genotyping etc.
  • Molecular Biology knowledge in particular in PCR.
  • Proactive, good communicator and attention to detail.

Apply: For more information or to apply for this PCR Scientist position, please contact Naynesh Mistry on 01246 457703 or email nmistry@ckgroup.co.uk quoting job ref 49983.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.

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