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Transgenic Colony Manager
London, London

Transgenic Colony Manager

Stunning London skyline views, amazing architecture, artwork that should be in the national gallery, all under the same roof as a BRF, can’t be true? It is with our client.

Here at S3 Science, we are looking for an Animal Technologist with transgenic colony management, to join our client based in London, on a full time permanent basis. If you’re looking to further your career within the industry, and work hand in hand with the researchers at the institute, then look no further.

The client themselves, have been operative for the past few years, and in that time have seen exponential growth, with the BRF already requiring expansion. Researchers focus on how the brain processes information when creating memories, perception and behaviour. With a salary circa of Salary circa £35,000 – £43,000, and 27 days of annual leave with various other days off for paid closure days and public holidays, why wouldn’t you want to apply?

You will be responsible for but not limited to:

  • Overseeing and managing the numerous colony strains within the BRF
  • Managing the breeding programmes
  • Working alongside the NTCO, you will be involved in the development of technicians
  • Adhering to Home Office guidelines
  • Working alongside researchers

I want to apply, what do I need and how do I apply?

The application process for this role is easy, and the essentials are set below. Permitting you match said criteria, simply click and apply to the advert, and if successful, you will be contacted by a member of the team ASAP. Due to the number of applications we receive, if you have not been contacted within 1 week, unfortunately you have not been successful for this role.

Interviews will be taking place around the week of October 9th and starts can be immediate but this is not essential should you have a notice period.

As an agency, you are 10 times more likely to successfully pass interview and be offered a role. We ask that you apply solely via ourselves so that we can offer you this extra support. (Duplicate applications mean we are not able to represent you).

Essentials to apply for this role:

  • Experience of managing multiple transgenic rodent colonies is essential
  • Home Office License Modules 1-3 as a minimum is essential
  • The ability to liaise with users and staff with confidence and efficiency is essential
  • Experience with studies related to the brain is desirable, but not essential
  • Experience in anaesthetics and small animal surgery is desirable

What are the benefits of applying for jobs solely through S3 as a recruitment agency as oppose to applying direct?

  • You are 10 times more likely to be offered a role via an agency – You get FREE support and extra help providing you apply via our agency only. Please do speak to us first before applying for further roles, as we sadly cannot represent you if you apply directly or have duplicate applications to the same role. Let us do the hard work for you and trust our success rates
  • 1st hand Exclusive intel on upcoming and potential new jobs – We have access to jobs that you as a job seeker often cannot see (yet). Through many years of partnership with clients, agencies are often the first to hear about profiles that are needed. You could be that 1st CV in front of the hiring manager that is seen before the job advert is even up
  • We are trusted – As a well-known and established agency within this very niche sector, we are highly-trusted by the industry employers to find the right people. As a candidate we would offer solid interview prep that is clear, up to date, revised and well informed. We can offer information, advice and guidance on getting the job because we know the employers the best

24/7 help line – Support during the recruitment stage through to in work support stage. This could be for help with your application, pending interview and even once you are in work. We have a team of ex-industry senior level workers who are here to support you from application, interview, offer and even when you are successfully placed in work

Salary: 35,000 - £45,000
Date Posted: 05/10/2018
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