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Laboratory Technician

Applications for this vacancy closed on 11 December 2017 at 12:00PM
The Department of Plant Sciences is seeking to recruit a Laboratory
Technician. This is a full-time post, funded for 12 months working under the
direction of Liam Dolan and Clement Champion. We are looking for an
experienced member of the team to provide technical and administrative
support. He/she will work as part of a research team working towards
optimising and standardising plant growth, plant husbandry and plant imaging
techniques in the emerging model organism Marchantia polymorpha and the work
is to be conducted in the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford,
South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3RB.



The responsibilities/duties of the postholder will be: To optimise plant
husbandry and plant cell culture techniques. Maintaining, growing and crossing
plant lines. Preparing growth media and chemical solutions. Overseeing
logistical management of a small laboratory, ensuring equipment is functioning
and monitoring and ordering stock. Advising on matters relating to Good
Laboratory Practice (GLP), Health and Safety, COSHH sheets and other
regulations relevant to the post. Assisting with inductions and training of
colleagues or students.



The postholder should have: Experience working with hazardous chemicals.
Experience with plant husbandry and plant cell culture. Educated to at least
A-level or equivalent qualification in science. Ability to troubleshoot
problems with experiments and arrive at an appropriate solution. Strong
attention to detail, and excellent organisational skills. Ability to organise
own work load and take initiative as appropriate. Knowledge of health and
safety regulations in a laboratory environment.



Informal enquiries should be directed to the email address below.



The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Monday 11 December 2017.

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The Department of Plant Sciences is seeking to recruit a Laboratory Technician. This is a full-time post, funded for 12 months working under the direction of Liam Dolan and Clement Champion. We are looking for an experienced member of the team to provide technical and administrative support. He/she will work as part of a research team working towards optimising and standardising plant growth, plant husbandry and plant imaging techniques in the emerging model organism Marchantia polymorpha and the work is to be conducted in the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3RB.


The responsibilities/duties ...

The Department of Plant Sciences is seeking to recruit a Laboratory
Technician. This is a full-time post, funded for 12 months working under the
direction of Liam Dolan and Clement Champion. We are looking for an
experienced member of the team to provide technical and administrative
support. He/she will work as part of a research team working towards
optimising and standardising plant growth, plant husbandry and plant imaging
techniques in the emerging model organism Marchantia polymorpha and the work
is to be conducted in the Department of Plant Sciences, University of Oxford,
South Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3RB.



The responsibilities/duties ...
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