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      • oxford, south east
      • temporary
      • £9.83 - £11.50 per hour
      • randstad inhouse services
      Do you want to work in a role that has a positive impact on peoples' health and lives? We're looking for production assistants to join a friendly and welcoming team in Witney, Oxfordshire. We have rotating shifts (6am-2pm, then 2pm-10pm) and night shifts (10pm-6am) available, both Monday to Friday, so you'll have your weekends free for friends and family!The role is working in a lab/manufacturing environment.Location: WitneyPay rate: £9.83 first 12 weeks (£11.50 from week 13)Benefits You'll Love:Access to the Randstad flexible benefits app which includes discounts at major supermarkets, restaurants, coffee shops and cinemas.Referral programmes - earn even more when you bring a friend with you!Access to employee assistance programmes including financial advice and counselling servicesFull training providedFree on-site parkingSubsidised onsite canteen with inside and outside seating areasExcellent long term prospectsFriendly and welcoming teamModern on site facilitiesNewly expanded laboratory settingWeekly onsite Covid testing available for staffWeekly onsite Covid testing available for staff Here's what you'll be doing:Checking labels for qualitySetting up and monitoring machines - loading of inkExcellent communication with colleagues to ensure an efficient, smoothly run operationFollowing the strict guidelines of the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)Must conform to the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)Producing a clear handover for next shift staff to ensure seamless changesPerform other routine clerical activities according to the organisation's established proceduresAssisting in projects to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of the quality system and product qualityHere's who we're looking for: Previous manufacturing experience or experience in a large process/packaging manufacturer would be beneficial but not essentialBasic Maths and EnglishTeam player with good organisational skillsGood understanding of health and safety regulations5 years of referencing (employment or alternative activity) history will need to be obtained if you are successful in your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.If you are interested in being a Production Assistant and want to work for a renowned healthcare company, don't hesitate, apply today! Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
      Do you want to work in a role that has a positive impact on peoples' health and lives? We're looking for production assistants to join a friendly and welcoming team in Witney, Oxfordshire. We have rotating shifts (6am-2pm, then 2pm-10pm) and night shifts (10pm-6am) available, both Monday to Friday, so you'll have your weekends free for friends and family!The role is working in a lab/manufacturing environment.Location: WitneyPay rate: £9.83 first 12 weeks (£11.50 from week 13)Benefits You'll Love:Access to the Randstad flexible benefits app which includes discounts at major supermarkets, restaurants, coffee shops and cinemas.Referral programmes - earn even more when you bring a friend with you!Access to employee assistance programmes including financial advice and counselling servicesFull training providedFree on-site parkingSubsidised onsite canteen with inside and outside seating areasExcellent long term prospectsFriendly and welcoming teamModern on site facilitiesNewly expanded laboratory settingWeekly onsite Covid testing available for staffWeekly onsite Covid testing available for staff Here's what you'll be doing:Checking labels for qualitySetting up and monitoring machines - loading of inkExcellent communication with colleagues to ensure an efficient, smoothly run operationFollowing the strict guidelines of the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)Must conform to the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)Producing a clear handover for next shift staff to ensure seamless changesPerform other routine clerical activities according to the organisation's established proceduresAssisting in projects to enhance the effectiveness and efficiency of the quality system and product qualityHere's who we're looking for: Previous manufacturing experience or experience in a large process/packaging manufacturer would be beneficial but not essentialBasic Maths and EnglishTeam player with good organisational skillsGood understanding of health and safety regulations5 years of referencing (employment or alternative activity) history will need to be obtained if you are successful in your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.If you are interested in being a Production Assistant and want to work for a renowned healthcare company, don't hesitate, apply today! Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
      • oxford, south east
      • temporary
      • £10.00 - £10.80 per hour
      • randstad business support
      Are you a team player? Can you work in a fast paced environment? Do you have proven warehouseexperience? Are you capable of manual handling?Randstad is recruiting a Warehouse Operative (Stores person) on behalf of a global medicaldevice and health care leader, who are dedicated to helping people reach their full healthpotential. The successful candidate will be tasked with unloading packages, disposing of the product, waste management and unloading products and performing various warehouse activities. Key Responsibilities:* Receive incoming goods.* Check for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices.* Accurately sort, label, and store goods.* Arrange storage to optimise warehouse space.* Pick, pack, and dispatch outgoing goods according to written or verbal requests or orders.* Enter data into a database or other computerised system to maintain up-to-date stock records.* Retrieve stored information to respond to enquiries (for example on inventory levels or delivery schedules.).* Perform other routine clerical activities according to the organisation's established procedures.* These activities may include answering telephones, updating stock cards and inventory records, and completing receipt,transfer, delivery, and dispatch forms.Candidate Requirements:● Previous warehouse experience● Ability to operate forklift and other warehouse equipment● Adequate knowledge of warehouse data system● Team player with organisational skills● Manual handling ability● Knowledge of computer programs for entering data● Solid understanding of health and safety regulations● Basic math and recording abilities.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.If you are interested about being a Warehouse Operative or have experience in working in awarehouse environment and want to work for a renowned health care company, don't hesitate, applytoday.Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
      Are you a team player? Can you work in a fast paced environment? Do you have proven warehouseexperience? Are you capable of manual handling?Randstad is recruiting a Warehouse Operative (Stores person) on behalf of a global medicaldevice and health care leader, who are dedicated to helping people reach their full healthpotential. The successful candidate will be tasked with unloading packages, disposing of the product, waste management and unloading products and performing various warehouse activities. Key Responsibilities:* Receive incoming goods.* Check for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices.* Accurately sort, label, and store goods.* Arrange storage to optimise warehouse space.* Pick, pack, and dispatch outgoing goods according to written or verbal requests or orders.* Enter data into a database or other computerised system to maintain up-to-date stock records.* Retrieve stored information to respond to enquiries (for example on inventory levels or delivery schedules.).* Perform other routine clerical activities according to the organisation's established procedures.* These activities may include answering telephones, updating stock cards and inventory records, and completing receipt,transfer, delivery, and dispatch forms.Candidate Requirements:● Previous warehouse experience● Ability to operate forklift and other warehouse equipment● Adequate knowledge of warehouse data system● Team player with organisational skills● Manual handling ability● Knowledge of computer programs for entering data● Solid understanding of health and safety regulations● Basic math and recording abilities.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.If you are interested about being a Warehouse Operative or have experience in working in awarehouse environment and want to work for a renowned health care company, don't hesitate, applytoday.Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
      • oxford, south east
      • contract
      • £11.13 per hour
      • abbott
      Are you experienced in manufacturing? Have you worked in a senior production role? Are you a team player? Can you work in a fast paced environment? Randstad is recruiting for a Manufacturing Technician on behalf of a global medical device and health care leader, who are dedicated to helping people reach their full health potential. The successful candidate will be tasked with the daily responsibility of monitoring the machinery, as well as the safe transfer of materials in and out of the cleanroom. The successful candidate would be required to work day shifts on a 4 days on, 4 days off shift basis. Location: Witney Benefits:Free onsite parkingOnsite canteenOutside seating areasGain cleanroom experienceGain manufacturing experienceExcellent long term prospects Key Responsibilities:The set-up and monitoring of machines - including noticing any issues and resolving these in a timely manner Using the HMIs (Human-Machine Interface) to monitor key parametersExcellent communication with colleagues to ensure an efficient, smoothly run operationComplete a mix of written and electronic reports To produce a clear handover for next shift staff to ensure seamless changesSuccessfully transfer materials to and from the cleanroomPerform other routine clerical activities according to the organisation's established proceduresTo act as a role model and work positively and effectively with fellow team members, cross functional groups and managers, ensuring that all communications, interpersonal interactions and business behaviours are consistent with the core values and the Code of Conduct of the company. Candidate Requirements:Previous manufacturing experience - Good manufacturing practice is essentialProficient IT skillsTo have completed secondary educationGreat communicator with clear handwriting for report writingTeam player with good organisational skillsBasic math and recording abilitiesSolid understanding of health and safety regulationsCleanroom experience is preferred but not essential5 years of referencing (employment or alternative activity) history will need to be obtained if you are successful in your application. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. If you are interested about being a Manufacturing Technician or have experience in working in a manufacturing environment and want to work for a renowned healthcare company, don't hesitate, apply today! Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
      Are you experienced in manufacturing? Have you worked in a senior production role? Are you a team player? Can you work in a fast paced environment? Randstad is recruiting for a Manufacturing Technician on behalf of a global medical device and health care leader, who are dedicated to helping people reach their full health potential. The successful candidate will be tasked with the daily responsibility of monitoring the machinery, as well as the safe transfer of materials in and out of the cleanroom. The successful candidate would be required to work day shifts on a 4 days on, 4 days off shift basis. Location: Witney Benefits:Free onsite parkingOnsite canteenOutside seating areasGain cleanroom experienceGain manufacturing experienceExcellent long term prospects Key Responsibilities:The set-up and monitoring of machines - including noticing any issues and resolving these in a timely manner Using the HMIs (Human-Machine Interface) to monitor key parametersExcellent communication with colleagues to ensure an efficient, smoothly run operationComplete a mix of written and electronic reports To produce a clear handover for next shift staff to ensure seamless changesSuccessfully transfer materials to and from the cleanroomPerform other routine clerical activities according to the organisation's established proceduresTo act as a role model and work positively and effectively with fellow team members, cross functional groups and managers, ensuring that all communications, interpersonal interactions and business behaviours are consistent with the core values and the Code of Conduct of the company. Candidate Requirements:Previous manufacturing experience - Good manufacturing practice is essentialProficient IT skillsTo have completed secondary educationGreat communicator with clear handwriting for report writingTeam player with good organisational skillsBasic math and recording abilitiesSolid understanding of health and safety regulationsCleanroom experience is preferred but not essential5 years of referencing (employment or alternative activity) history will need to be obtained if you are successful in your application. Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK. If you are interested about being a Manufacturing Technician or have experience in working in a manufacturing environment and want to work for a renowned healthcare company, don't hesitate, apply today! Randstad Business Support is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
      • kidlington, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as a Culture Media Scientist? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The purpose of this role is to conduct scientific work, to support the development and production of animal myoblasts or adipocytes from stem cells to replace muscle or fat grown in animals. As a scientist you will join our clients Cell Biology Team. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Develop, optimise, and characterise cell culture medium to maximise conversion into muscle or fat cellsOptimise protocols to enhance proliferation of primary stem cells in vitroDesign, plan, and execute complex R&D experiments ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timelinesDocument research findings clearly in an electronic lab bookCommunicate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersAlong with team members, provide routine laboratory maintenance, including participating in equipment upkeep, cleaning rotas and laboratory consumables stock managementShared responsibility for out-of-hours cell culture maintenanceEnsure that laboratory health, safety and quality procedures are followedSelect, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPsSupport the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocolsMaintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsKeep abreast of current technologies and relevant scientific literature to help identify opportunities for improvements and reduction of costsQualifications:PhD in Life Sciences, Biotechnology, or related field.Two years of post-doctoral experience, in cell biology, and process development, preferably gained in industry or in an academic-industrial collaborationEssential Experience: Extensive experience in cell process development, with deep knowledge of cell biology and cell metabolism / biochemistryProven experience in cell culture, including serum free culture medium evaluation and screening, culture characterisation and process optimisationSkilled in troubleshooting and conducting multi-factorial experimentsAbility to apply mathematical characterisation to biological processesExcellent numeracy, computer, and communication skillsAbility to work independently and as part of growing team Desirable Experience: Stem and primary cell cultureSuspension or 3D cell cultureExperience in the application of 'omics to process design and optimisationProven experience in statistical experimental design, data analysis and multi-step optimisationMetabolic analysis and optimisation of cell culture medium and processesExperience of writing SOPs and risk assessments Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as a Culture Media Scientist? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The purpose of this role is to conduct scientific work, to support the development and production of animal myoblasts or adipocytes from stem cells to replace muscle or fat grown in animals. As a scientist you will join our clients Cell Biology Team. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Develop, optimise, and characterise cell culture medium to maximise conversion into muscle or fat cellsOptimise protocols to enhance proliferation of primary stem cells in vitroDesign, plan, and execute complex R&D experiments ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timelinesDocument research findings clearly in an electronic lab bookCommunicate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersAlong with team members, provide routine laboratory maintenance, including participating in equipment upkeep, cleaning rotas and laboratory consumables stock managementShared responsibility for out-of-hours cell culture maintenanceEnsure that laboratory health, safety and quality procedures are followedSelect, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPsSupport the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocolsMaintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsKeep abreast of current technologies and relevant scientific literature to help identify opportunities for improvements and reduction of costsQualifications:PhD in Life Sciences, Biotechnology, or related field.Two years of post-doctoral experience, in cell biology, and process development, preferably gained in industry or in an academic-industrial collaborationEssential Experience: Extensive experience in cell process development, with deep knowledge of cell biology and cell metabolism / biochemistryProven experience in cell culture, including serum free culture medium evaluation and screening, culture characterisation and process optimisationSkilled in troubleshooting and conducting multi-factorial experimentsAbility to apply mathematical characterisation to biological processesExcellent numeracy, computer, and communication skillsAbility to work independently and as part of growing team Desirable Experience: Stem and primary cell cultureSuspension or 3D cell cultureExperience in the application of 'omics to process design and optimisationProven experience in statistical experimental design, data analysis and multi-step optimisationMetabolic analysis and optimisation of cell culture medium and processesExperience of writing SOPs and risk assessments Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      • kidlington, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as a Technician? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!These roles provide essential support across the research teams in the form of resource preparation, sample analysis, select experimental support contracts, and meat tissue manufacture using in-house bioprocesses. The successful applicant will be provided technical training in techniques found across the research streams.This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Responsibilities: Maintenance of Ivy Farm's cell stocks (isolation, culture and banking)Preparation of resources for team (cells, media, reagents and biomaterials)Running analytical processes for spent media, cells / tissue samples and quality assuranceBioreactor preparation & operationSelect experimental assistance during support internal contractsManufacture of meat tissue using Ivy Farm's BioprocessesMaintain accurate records for laboratory work and sample coordination using laboratory information management systemsReport progress to manager and team as requiredCreate SOPs, COSHH and other risk assessment documentationMaintain and organise laboratory consumables, reagents and equipment inventoryPerform routine laboratory maintenance (rota)Flag and record incidents if they occur (e.g., contamination or quality failure)Maintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsAssist in maintaining a safe working environment by following the Health and Safety Policy, the Laboratory Code of Practice and by attending health and safety training as necessaryGeneral ad-hoc duties as required to support the department and organisation requirementsQualifications:BSc in in Life sciences, Biotechnology, Bioprocessing or related fieldOr two or more years' experience as a technician in industry or equivalentEssential Experience:  Good understanding in the principles of your discipline Good numeracy and problem-solving abilities Ability to communicate with a multidisciplinary team Computer literate and ability to learn new software platforms Experience of record-keeping (experimental or laboratory process)Laboratory experience in one or more of the following areas;Aseptic mammalian cell culture for adherent and/or suspension cell linesMolecular biology in either nucleic acid, protein, or lipid characterisation Analysis of nutrient or metabolite content in culture media Experience in tissue engineering and/or working with biomaterials Set-up, running and harvesting of bioreactors Desirable:Trained in aseptic techniqueExperienced at executing SOPs independently to a high standardFamiliarity with quality control testingExperienced at inventory management or sample coordinationKnowledge and skills to operate and maintain a range of laboratory equipmentRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as a Technician? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!These roles provide essential support across the research teams in the form of resource preparation, sample analysis, select experimental support contracts, and meat tissue manufacture using in-house bioprocesses. The successful applicant will be provided technical training in techniques found across the research streams.This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Responsibilities: Maintenance of Ivy Farm's cell stocks (isolation, culture and banking)Preparation of resources for team (cells, media, reagents and biomaterials)Running analytical processes for spent media, cells / tissue samples and quality assuranceBioreactor preparation & operationSelect experimental assistance during support internal contractsManufacture of meat tissue using Ivy Farm's BioprocessesMaintain accurate records for laboratory work and sample coordination using laboratory information management systemsReport progress to manager and team as requiredCreate SOPs, COSHH and other risk assessment documentationMaintain and organise laboratory consumables, reagents and equipment inventoryPerform routine laboratory maintenance (rota)Flag and record incidents if they occur (e.g., contamination or quality failure)Maintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsAssist in maintaining a safe working environment by following the Health and Safety Policy, the Laboratory Code of Practice and by attending health and safety training as necessaryGeneral ad-hoc duties as required to support the department and organisation requirementsQualifications:BSc in in Life sciences, Biotechnology, Bioprocessing or related fieldOr two or more years' experience as a technician in industry or equivalentEssential Experience:  Good understanding in the principles of your discipline Good numeracy and problem-solving abilities Ability to communicate with a multidisciplinary team Computer literate and ability to learn new software platforms Experience of record-keeping (experimental or laboratory process)Laboratory experience in one or more of the following areas;Aseptic mammalian cell culture for adherent and/or suspension cell linesMolecular biology in either nucleic acid, protein, or lipid characterisation Analysis of nutrient or metabolite content in culture media Experience in tissue engineering and/or working with biomaterials Set-up, running and harvesting of bioreactors Desirable:Trained in aseptic techniqueExperienced at executing SOPs independently to a high standardFamiliarity with quality control testingExperienced at inventory management or sample coordinationKnowledge and skills to operate and maintain a range of laboratory equipmentRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      • kidlington, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as a Research Associate? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The purpose of this role is primarily to perform scientific work to support the research, development and improvement of the company's platform manufacturing processes. As Research Associate you will join our clients Bioprocessing team. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Design and execute experiments related to bioprocess developmentSet-up and operate bioreactor technology at the bench to pilot-scale (50 L), to enable efficient expansion and differentiation of stem cell culturesDevelop protocols that reduce the cost of production through the efficient use of culture media Support/prepare accurate records of experiments employing an electronic lab journalSelect, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPsAnalyse, summarise, record, and communicate experimental resultsParticipate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersEnsure that laboratory and workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followedSupport the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocols Routine laboratory maintenanceMaintain and organise laboratory consumable/reagent inventories (including purchasing)Shared responsibility for out-of-hours cell culture maintenance as requiredMaintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsQualifications:Degree in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology or related fieldEssential Experience: Experienced in culturing mammalian cells and working under aseptic conditionsExperience with operating bioreactors at bench-scale (up to 20L)Ability to follow standard operating proceduresExperience of laboratory proceduresGood problem-solving abilitiesGood numeracy and communication skills (both written and verbal)Computer literate and ability to familiarise with different IT systems Desirable Experience: Operating bioreactors and other upstream bioprocess technologiesExperienced with writing standard protocols and basic reportsKnowledge and skills to use standard laboratory equipment (e.g. cell counters, pH meters, nutrient analysers, osmometer) Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as a Research Associate? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The purpose of this role is primarily to perform scientific work to support the research, development and improvement of the company's platform manufacturing processes. As Research Associate you will join our clients Bioprocessing team. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Design and execute experiments related to bioprocess developmentSet-up and operate bioreactor technology at the bench to pilot-scale (50 L), to enable efficient expansion and differentiation of stem cell culturesDevelop protocols that reduce the cost of production through the efficient use of culture media Support/prepare accurate records of experiments employing an electronic lab journalSelect, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPsAnalyse, summarise, record, and communicate experimental resultsParticipate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersEnsure that laboratory and workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followedSupport the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocols Routine laboratory maintenanceMaintain and organise laboratory consumable/reagent inventories (including purchasing)Shared responsibility for out-of-hours cell culture maintenance as requiredMaintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsQualifications:Degree in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology or related fieldEssential Experience: Experienced in culturing mammalian cells and working under aseptic conditionsExperience with operating bioreactors at bench-scale (up to 20L)Ability to follow standard operating proceduresExperience of laboratory proceduresGood problem-solving abilitiesGood numeracy and communication skills (both written and verbal)Computer literate and ability to familiarise with different IT systems Desirable Experience: Operating bioreactors and other upstream bioprocess technologiesExperienced with writing standard protocols and basic reportsKnowledge and skills to use standard laboratory equipment (e.g. cell counters, pH meters, nutrient analysers, osmometer) Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      • kidlington, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as a Research Associate? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The purpose of this role is primarily to perform scientific work to support the research, development and improvement of the company's platform manufacturing processes. As Research Associate you will join our clients Bioprocessing team. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Design and execute experiments related to bioprocess developmentSet-up and operate bioreactor technology at the bench to pilot-scale (50 L), to enable efficient expansion and differentiation of stem cell culturesSupport/prepare accurate records of experiments employing an electronic lab journalSelect, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPsAnalyse, summarise, record, and communicate experimental resultsParticipate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersEnsure that laboratory and workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followedSupport the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocolsRoutine laboratory maintenanceMaintain and organise laboratory consumable/reagent inventories (including purchasing)Shared responsibility for out-of-hours cell culture maintenance as requiredMaintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsQualifications:Degree in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology or related fieldEssential Experience: Experienced in culturing mammalian cells and working under aseptic conditionsExperience with operating bioreactors at bench-scale (up to 20L)Ability to follow standard operating proceduresExperience of laboratory proceduresGood problem-solving abilitiesGood numeracy and communication skills (both written and verbal)Computer literate and ability to familiarise with different IT systems Desirable Experience: Operating bioreactors and other upstream bioprocess technologiesExperienced with writing standard protocols and basic reportsKnowledge and skills to use standard laboratory equipment (e.g. cell counters, pH meters, nutrient analysers, osmometer)Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as a Research Associate? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The purpose of this role is primarily to perform scientific work to support the research, development and improvement of the company's platform manufacturing processes. As Research Associate you will join our clients Bioprocessing team. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Design and execute experiments related to bioprocess developmentSet-up and operate bioreactor technology at the bench to pilot-scale (50 L), to enable efficient expansion and differentiation of stem cell culturesSupport/prepare accurate records of experiments employing an electronic lab journalSelect, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPsAnalyse, summarise, record, and communicate experimental resultsParticipate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersEnsure that laboratory and workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followedSupport the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocolsRoutine laboratory maintenanceMaintain and organise laboratory consumable/reagent inventories (including purchasing)Shared responsibility for out-of-hours cell culture maintenance as requiredMaintain the confidentiality of the project and protocolsQualifications:Degree in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology or related fieldEssential Experience: Experienced in culturing mammalian cells and working under aseptic conditionsExperience with operating bioreactors at bench-scale (up to 20L)Ability to follow standard operating proceduresExperience of laboratory proceduresGood problem-solving abilitiesGood numeracy and communication skills (both written and verbal)Computer literate and ability to familiarise with different IT systems Desirable Experience: Operating bioreactors and other upstream bioprocess technologiesExperienced with writing standard protocols and basic reportsKnowledge and skills to use standard laboratory equipment (e.g. cell counters, pH meters, nutrient analysers, osmometer)Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      • kidlington, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as a Design Engineer? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!As a Mechanical Design Engineer in the Bioprocessing and Industrialisation team, your mission will be to lead the selection, design, procurement, but also the construction, commissioning, and validation of our bioreactor (and manufacturing) equipment. You will be tasked with developing the manufacturing equipment to produce tissue at large-scale. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Execute the design and development of complex electro-mechanical bench and 50 L scale biotechnology equipment, ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timeline Carryout and oversee the development of all mechanical components for use in a variety of biotechnology applications including bioreactors, sensor technology integration, control system development Collaborate with biochemical engineers to solve emerging issues and to develop equipment Employ a design, build, and test approach Develop mechanical designs, BFDs, PFDs, P&IDs and SOPs Work with biochemical engineers to assess and manage process risk and operability (employing e.g. HAZOP, HACCP and FMEA)  Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications, delivering prototypes for experimentationInspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformity to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standardsEmploy mechanical simulation tools to develop components, machines, mechanisms, and test equipmentDocument design and testing of prototypes clearly in an electronic lab bookParticipate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersWork with biochemical engineers to assess and manage process risk and operability (employing e.g. HAZOPs, FMEA)Along with team members, provide routine workshop and laboratory maintenanceEnsure that workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followedQualifications:Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical, Electromechanical Engineering, or related field Essential Experience: Two or more years' experience in bioprocess equipment development in an industrial setting (e.g. biopharmaceutical, cell therapy, food)Experience in designing and constructing bioprocess technology (including bioreactors) Desirable experience: BSC or Master degree mechanical or electromechanical engineering Expert in CAD software and 3D drawing system, Solidworks knowledge is a plusExperience with computational fluid dynamics (CFD) Proven experience in 3D printing, injection moulding, machining, stainless steel equipment but also in composite design & manufacturing techniques Designing and implementing automated control systems for bioprocess unit operations Ability to develop mechanical designs, PFD, P&IDs, HAZOP and SOPsRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as a Design Engineer? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!As a Mechanical Design Engineer in the Bioprocessing and Industrialisation team, your mission will be to lead the selection, design, procurement, but also the construction, commissioning, and validation of our bioreactor (and manufacturing) equipment. You will be tasked with developing the manufacturing equipment to produce tissue at large-scale. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Execute the design and development of complex electro-mechanical bench and 50 L scale biotechnology equipment, ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timeline Carryout and oversee the development of all mechanical components for use in a variety of biotechnology applications including bioreactors, sensor technology integration, control system development Collaborate with biochemical engineers to solve emerging issues and to develop equipment Employ a design, build, and test approach Develop mechanical designs, BFDs, PFDs, P&IDs and SOPs Work with biochemical engineers to assess and manage process risk and operability (employing e.g. HAZOP, HACCP and FMEA)  Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications, delivering prototypes for experimentationInspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformity to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standardsEmploy mechanical simulation tools to develop components, machines, mechanisms, and test equipmentDocument design and testing of prototypes clearly in an electronic lab bookParticipate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholdersWork with biochemical engineers to assess and manage process risk and operability (employing e.g. HAZOPs, FMEA)Along with team members, provide routine workshop and laboratory maintenanceEnsure that workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followedQualifications:Bachelor's degree or higher in Mechanical, Electromechanical Engineering, or related field Essential Experience: Two or more years' experience in bioprocess equipment development in an industrial setting (e.g. biopharmaceutical, cell therapy, food)Experience in designing and constructing bioprocess technology (including bioreactors) Desirable experience: BSC or Master degree mechanical or electromechanical engineering Expert in CAD software and 3D drawing system, Solidworks knowledge is a plusExperience with computational fluid dynamics (CFD) Proven experience in 3D printing, injection moulding, machining, stainless steel equipment but also in composite design & manufacturing techniques Designing and implementing automated control systems for bioprocess unit operations Ability to develop mechanical designs, PFD, P&IDs, HAZOP and SOPsRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      • kidlington, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as a Biochemical Engineer? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!As a Biochemical Engineer in the Bioprocessing team you will be tasked with developing the manufacturing process to produce tissue at large-scale.This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Design, build and operate bioreactor technology at the bench-scale to enable efficient expansion and differentiation of stem cell cultures.Develop and implement enabling technologies that facilitate bioprocess automation, monitoring and control.Design, plan, and execute R&D experiments that optimise unit operations and develop the overarching bioprocess (from raw materials to final product), ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timeline.Analyse, summarise, record, and communicate experimental results.Document research findings clearly in an electronic lab book.Along with team members, provide routine laboratory maintenance, including participating in equipment upkeep, cleaning rotas and laboratory consumables stock management.Ensure that laboratory and workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followed.Select, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPs.Support the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocols.Participate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholders.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or higher in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology, or related fieldEssential Experience: Two or more years' experience in upstream bioprocess development in an industrial or academic setting.Experience in designing, developing and operating bioreactors at bench-scale (up to 20 L)Substantial experience in aseptic cell culture, ideally with stem cells. Desirable experience: Experience with adherent cell cultures is highly desirableExperience with statistical software and DoE (design of experiments)Appreciation of Quality by Design principlesAbility to develop mechanical designs, PFD, P&IDs, HAZOP and SOPsExperience with CAD (e.g. Autodesk) and CFD (e.g. Ansys Fluent) software packagesAbility to use a programming language (e.g. MATLAB, R) would be a bonusRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as a Biochemical Engineer? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!As a Biochemical Engineer in the Bioprocessing team you will be tasked with developing the manufacturing process to produce tissue at large-scale.This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Design, build and operate bioreactor technology at the bench-scale to enable efficient expansion and differentiation of stem cell cultures.Develop and implement enabling technologies that facilitate bioprocess automation, monitoring and control.Design, plan, and execute R&D experiments that optimise unit operations and develop the overarching bioprocess (from raw materials to final product), ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timeline.Analyse, summarise, record, and communicate experimental results.Document research findings clearly in an electronic lab book.Along with team members, provide routine laboratory maintenance, including participating in equipment upkeep, cleaning rotas and laboratory consumables stock management.Ensure that laboratory and workshop health, safety and quality procedures are followed.Select, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPs.Support the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocols.Participate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholders.Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or higher in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biotechnology, or related fieldEssential Experience: Two or more years' experience in upstream bioprocess development in an industrial or academic setting.Experience in designing, developing and operating bioreactors at bench-scale (up to 20 L)Substantial experience in aseptic cell culture, ideally with stem cells. Desirable experience: Experience with adherent cell cultures is highly desirableExperience with statistical software and DoE (design of experiments)Appreciation of Quality by Design principlesAbility to develop mechanical designs, PFD, P&IDs, HAZOP and SOPsExperience with CAD (e.g. Autodesk) and CFD (e.g. Ansys Fluent) software packagesAbility to use a programming language (e.g. MATLAB, R) would be a bonusRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      • kidlington, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as a Director of R&D? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!As the Director of Biology you will be leading the Biology team. Your responsibilities include the development of tissue engineering solutions for the production of skeletal muscle and adipocytes from stem cells plus the implementation of cost reduction initiatives related to cell culture.This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Delivery of the skeletal muscle programme which spans across several teams in R&DDesign, optimise and conduct multi-factorial experiments enhance the production of muscle cells from stem cellsBe the "go-to expert" for all 2D and 3D muscle cultureBuild strong, lasting relationships with our expert Scientific Advisory BoardIdentify opportunities to collaborate with third parties, e.g. through joint grant applicationsOversee the team deliverables resulting of the highest quality, within budget and timelinesLead, motivate and inspire the R&D teamEngage with other teams and with external collaboratorsPrepare and deliver technical report updates to senior managementKeep up to date with field developmentsResponsible for identifying and initiating new avenues of research, including methods to reduce production costContribute to identifying and solve production scale up bottlenecks for the production of muscle at laboratory scaleQualifications:PhD in Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or related field≥ 10 years of post-doctoral or industry experience in relevant areaRequirements:In-depth experience in principles and practices of stem cell biology methodologiesExpertise in developing and optimising differentiation protocols from stem cells with preference for cultivated meat relevant cell types such as skeletal muscle cells and adipocytesIn-depth experience in 3D tissue engineering to produce living tissues, which mimic the morphology and function of what naturally occurs in vivoGood understanding of poly-omics approaches to enhance stem cell differentiationEvidence in developing solutions for cost reduction in cell cultureExperience in leading, developing and motivating successful teamsAbility to manage complex projects under pressureExperience in leading partnership interactionsHighly organized, self-motivated, and capable of working both independently and collaboratively; in a fast-paced team environment with shifting prioritiesA proven history of independent investigations and innovative thinkingStrong leadership skills demonstrating vision and strategyRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as a Director of R&D? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!As the Director of Biology you will be leading the Biology team. Your responsibilities include the development of tissue engineering solutions for the production of skeletal muscle and adipocytes from stem cells plus the implementation of cost reduction initiatives related to cell culture.This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Benefits: Competitive SalaryBrand spanking new HQYearly bonusPrivate Medical HealthcareInvesting in your personal developmentBeing part of a high energy and fun teamFun events throughout the yearEndless dinner party job talk storiesFree snacks! Responsibilities: Delivery of the skeletal muscle programme which spans across several teams in R&DDesign, optimise and conduct multi-factorial experiments enhance the production of muscle cells from stem cellsBe the "go-to expert" for all 2D and 3D muscle cultureBuild strong, lasting relationships with our expert Scientific Advisory BoardIdentify opportunities to collaborate with third parties, e.g. through joint grant applicationsOversee the team deliverables resulting of the highest quality, within budget and timelinesLead, motivate and inspire the R&D teamEngage with other teams and with external collaboratorsPrepare and deliver technical report updates to senior managementKeep up to date with field developmentsResponsible for identifying and initiating new avenues of research, including methods to reduce production costContribute to identifying and solve production scale up bottlenecks for the production of muscle at laboratory scaleQualifications:PhD in Life Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology or related field≥ 10 years of post-doctoral or industry experience in relevant areaRequirements:In-depth experience in principles and practices of stem cell biology methodologiesExpertise in developing and optimising differentiation protocols from stem cells with preference for cultivated meat relevant cell types such as skeletal muscle cells and adipocytesIn-depth experience in 3D tissue engineering to produce living tissues, which mimic the morphology and function of what naturally occurs in vivoGood understanding of poly-omics approaches to enhance stem cell differentiationEvidence in developing solutions for cost reduction in cell cultureExperience in leading, developing and motivating successful teamsAbility to manage complex projects under pressureExperience in leading partnership interactionsHighly organized, self-motivated, and capable of working both independently and collaboratively; in a fast-paced team environment with shifting prioritiesA proven history of independent investigations and innovative thinkingStrong leadership skills demonstrating vision and strategyRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      • oxford, south east
      • permanent
      • randstad cpe
      Are you looking for a new role as an Automation Scientist? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The successful candidate will have a real impact on the development of our clients high-throughput automation platform. As an automation scientist you will be responsible to implement our clients cell based high-throughput screening platform. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Responsibilities: Assemble, implement and validate new automation equipment, including the development of standardised operation procedures and maintenance systems Interact with scientists across the company to develop and optimise cell culturing protocols and cell-based assay protocols on the automation platform ensuring optimal efficiency & performance Troubleshoot high-throughput automated workflows as required Write, debug, and deploy code for integrating laboratory automation devices Design, plan, and execute complex R&D experiments ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timelines Develop and implement a system for large data-set acquisition, collation, processing, and analysis to generate high quality information for experimental inferences Document research findings clearly in an electronic lab book Along with team members, provide routine laboratory maintenance, including participating in equipment upkeep, cleaning rotas and laboratory consumables stock management Ensure that laboratory health, safety and quality procedures are followed Select, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPs Support the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocols Participate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholders Qualifications: Master or PhD in Life sciences, Computing, Engineering and related fields scientist Essential Experience:Experience of developing, implementing & optimising complex protocols on liquid handling workstations, microplate dispensers and related roboticsExperience in high-throughput screening approaches using liquid handling robotics and data acquisition instrumentationA proven track record in the application of data processing and statistical methods to large data setsDesirable experience: Proven experience in high-throughput screening of either: Cell cultures, Culture media, Small molecules Other biologics or bioactive agents Experience in developing, executing and trouble-shooting high-throughput biological-based assays Understanding of state-of-the-art assays and automation technology platforms Experience of applying DoE (design of experiments) practice to multi-variable experiments Experience working with adherent mammalian cell cultures would be a bonusAbility to code in a programming language (e.g. SQL, R) would be a bonus Experience with high content imagers and related image analysis systems would be a bonusRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.
      Are you looking for a new role as an Automation Scientist? Do you want to work for a business that is growing at a rapid pace with lots of opportunity for the future? If so, this could be the role for you!The successful candidate will have a real impact on the development of our clients high-throughput automation platform. As an automation scientist you will be responsible to implement our clients cell based high-throughput screening platform. This role is offered on a full time permanent basis, with a business that also offers lots of other benefits that will make you feel truly at home whilst at work. Responsibilities: Assemble, implement and validate new automation equipment, including the development of standardised operation procedures and maintenance systems Interact with scientists across the company to develop and optimise cell culturing protocols and cell-based assay protocols on the automation platform ensuring optimal efficiency & performance Troubleshoot high-throughput automated workflows as required Write, debug, and deploy code for integrating laboratory automation devices Design, plan, and execute complex R&D experiments ensuring that deliverables are successfully met within timelines Develop and implement a system for large data-set acquisition, collation, processing, and analysis to generate high quality information for experimental inferences Document research findings clearly in an electronic lab book Along with team members, provide routine laboratory maintenance, including participating in equipment upkeep, cleaning rotas and laboratory consumables stock management Ensure that laboratory health, safety and quality procedures are followed Select, follow, and adapt experimental protocols and generate laboratory SOPs Support the preparation of laboratory risk assessments and maintenance of health and safety protocols Participate regularly in group meetings and prepare and deliver presentations to project team and internal stakeholders Qualifications: Master or PhD in Life sciences, Computing, Engineering and related fields scientist Essential Experience:Experience of developing, implementing & optimising complex protocols on liquid handling workstations, microplate dispensers and related roboticsExperience in high-throughput screening approaches using liquid handling robotics and data acquisition instrumentationA proven track record in the application of data processing and statistical methods to large data setsDesirable experience: Proven experience in high-throughput screening of either: Cell cultures, Culture media, Small molecules Other biologics or bioactive agents Experience in developing, executing and trouble-shooting high-throughput biological-based assays Understanding of state-of-the-art assays and automation technology platforms Experience of applying DoE (design of experiments) practice to multi-variable experiments Experience working with adherent mammalian cell cultures would be a bonusAbility to code in a programming language (e.g. SQL, R) would be a bonus Experience with high content imagers and related image analysis systems would be a bonusRandstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

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