Clinical Testing Personnel

Organization
Almac Diagnostics
Job Location
Almac Diagnostics
19 Seagoe Industrial Estate
Craigavon
Armagh
BT63 5QD
United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • Family friendly flexible working
  • Learning and development opportunities and support
  • Health promotions
  • Enhanced pension contribution
  • Long service awards
  • 34 days annual leave allowance
  • Marriage leave
  • Free car parking
  • Moving house leave
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • Paid medical appointments
  • Childcare vouchers (including early return bonus)
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • On site physiotherapist
  • Critical illness policy
  • Perks discount scheme
  • Death in service benefit
  • Westfield health benefit
Job Description

Working as part of the operations team based in our global headquarters in Craigavon, you will be responsible for completion of clinical test delivery processes (i.e. to CLIA, ISO15189 or any other pertinent clinical testing standards) and for assisting in the daily, efficient running of the Almac Diagnostics Laboratories. This includes specimen receipt, specimen processing, quality control assessment and report generation and covers a range of high complexity molecular technologies including microarray, qPCR and Next Generation Sequencing.

As part of a busy team within a rapidly growing organisation, operating within a challenging industry you will benefit from the numerous personal and professional developmental opportunities available throughout the Almac group.

Requirements

Essential Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Biomedical Science, Biology, Molecular Biology or related life sciences discipline
  • At least one year of laboratory experience and/or training in molecular biology technologies
  • Proven ability to maintain a high degree of accuracy in all work undertaken
  • Proven ability to organise, plan and prioritise tasks within a high volume varied workload
  • Excellent communication skills (both written and oral)
  • Ability to work effectively on own initiative and effectively contribute within a team environment

 

Desirable Criteria

(The following criteria may be applied if a large pool of applicants exist)

  • HCPC registration as a Biomedical Scientist (or equivalent)
  • Practical experience performing high complexity molecular testing in a regulated clinical testing environment
How to Apply
About Our Organization

The Almac Group is a family of six business units: Almac Clinical Services, Almac Clinical Technologies, Almac Diagnostics, Almac Discovery, Almac Pharma Services and Almac Sciences. An award winning organisation and employer headquartered in Craigavon we also have additional facilities across the UK, the USA, Singapore and Japan.

Everything we do supports our core vision: to be the leader in the generation of superior solutions for the advancement of human health. We do this through our four core values: outstanding quality, superlative customer focus, exceptional innovation and inspirational people.

Working at Almac is exciting, sometimes challenging but always rewarding. Over a period of sustained global growth spanning in excess of 45 years, the diligence and dedication of our 4,000 strong family have made our company the success that it is today.  Together we make an invaluable difference to the health of countless patients all over the world ………and this is just the beginning.