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In vivo Technician
Nottingham , East

In vivo Technician

Fixed Term contract 2 years

£33,000 – £45,000


We are looking for a motivated In vivo Technician on behalf of our prestigious client based in Nottingham.

The purpose of this role is to deliver expertise and training in pre-clinical in vivo imaging. You will hold responsibility for providing technical support for molecular imaging in the pre-clinical setting and supporting teaching activities to undergraduate and postgraduate levels.



  • Provide guidance, training and support to staff and students, as required
  • Responsible for maintenance of specialist pre-clinical imaging equipment
  • Provide relevant input into teaching at undergraduate and postgraduate levels
  • Responsible for the technical organization and operation of the molecular imaging platform
  • Work with senior managers, and research colleagues to provide technical support for pre-clinical studies involving imaging
  • Identify and consult on requirements for high-value/large equipment purchases
  • Act as Deputy for the PPL Holder in the day-to-day management of the PPL
  • Ensure compliance with HO regulations in relation to pre-clinical studies, including recording procedures in line with Home Office guidelines and preparing Annual Returns
  • Write and review associated risk assessments, data management plans, standard operating procedures and other relevant paperwork in collaboration with senior colleagues
  • Lead and oversee 3Rs (Reduction, Replacement and Refinement) developments
  • Actively pursue and record relevant professional development opportunities as required as a PIL holder


Your background:

  • Experience in pre-clinical in vivo imaging and the use of relevant equipment
  • Experience in advanced preclinical cancer modelling
  • Proven skills in the effective management of people
  • Knowledge of animal welfare, quality standards and ethical concerns including Home Office regulations in relation to animal work and the 3Rs
  • Previous rodent handling experience, with the ability to undertake a range of technical support activities e.g. dosing and sampling by a variety of routes, tumour measuring, with minimal supervision
  • Technical management within a clinical teaching & research environment
  • PIL holder-modules A, B and C
  • Level 3 IAT, or equivalent vocational qualifications (NVQ, City & Guild), or BSc in an appropriate subject


This is a great opportunity if you are looking to develop your management and training skills!

Salary: £33,000 - £45,000
Date Posted: 10/11/2022
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