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Laboratory Stores and Facilities Assistant

Cancer Sciences

Location:  Southampton General Hospital
Salary:   £16,146 to £17,079 Per annum
Full Time Fixed Term for 2 years
Closing Date:  Wednesday 12 December 2018
Interview Date:   Wednesday 24 January 2018
Reference:  1085518CM

You are invited to apply for the post of Laboratory Stores and Facilities Assistant to give basic support to several research groups based at Southampton General Hospital.

A team-player, you will have good numeracy/literacy skills and previous experience of working in a laboratory environment would be desirable. You will be responsible for receiving/signing for deliveries and carrying out a range of routine laboratory duties. The post will require manual handling so an understanding/experience of manual handling would be desirable.

You will be required to assist in the receipt and distribution of laboratory orders ensuring items are stored correctly and to follow procedures to ensure stock of goods and equipment are sufficient to meet working requirements. To log deliveries and goods distributed from stock and ensure that records are kept up to date and accurate using electronic means. Please see the job description attached for further details.

Application procedure:

You should submit your completed online application form at The application deadline will be midnight on the closing date stated above. If you need any assistance, please call Ita Holmes (Recruitment Team) on +44 (0) 23 8059 9002. Please quote reference 1085518CM on all correspondence.

Please note: The University Recruitment department will be closed from close of business on Thursday 20th December 2018 to Wednesday 2nd January 2019, so we will not be able to assist you with any application queries during this time.

Athena SWAN Silver Award holder: Medicine

The Faculty of Medicine holds an Athena SWAN Silver Award demonstrating commitment to equal opportunities and gender balance in the workplace. The Faculty recognises that applicants may seek flexible working patterns which will be considered as part of the recruitment process. For further information including key benefits designed to help maintain and support employees' well-being and work-life balance, please see our working with us website pages.

The closing date for this job opportunity has now passed, and applications are no longer being accepted for this position

Further details:

We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Please note that applications from agencies will not be accepted unless indicated in the job advert.

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