|Salary:||£24,285 to £27,929 per annum (Grade 5)|
|Placed On:||1st December 2022|
|Closes:||14th December 2022|
Contract type: Fixed-term for 12 months
Location: The Royal Hallamshire Hospital/Medical School
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed research technician to provide essential research support to University of Sheffield researchers.
The Department of Infection, Immunity and Cardiovascular Disease exists to produce the doctors, scientists, and knowledge needed to improve human health. To do this, we deliver world-leading, interdisciplinary research and teaching in a supportive and inclusive research environment, where you will be surrounded by world-class scientists with access to superb facilities.
You will coordinate and provide high quality technical support to various clinical trial studies undertaken in the Department, and will be based in the Medical School at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital. As a member of the Department’s core Technical Support Team you will be responsible for supporting Departmental laboratory-based research activities, contributing to the Department’s objectives and priorities. More specifically you will coordinate and provide experimental support to our ongoing vaccine clinical trial work, which involves liaising with NHS workers and the Sheffield Clinical Research Facility (CRF), organizing and participating in the processing and storage of human clinical samples as well as managing sample shipments.
To undertake this post you must have existing Hepatitis B immunisation with documented proof of seroconversion.
We’re one of the best not-for-profit organisations to work for in the UK. The University’s Total Reward Package includes a competitive salary, a generous Pension Scheme and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses to support your personal and professional development.
We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.
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