Laboratory Technician
Annacotty, Limerick

Full time, permanent position

Reporting to the Product Development Supervisor

The Laboratory Technician will participate in the general running and upkeep of the R&D laboratories and assist scientists with routine molecular biology experiments and environmental screening. This role is based on-site and involves both a lab-based and office-based component.


Main Duties:

  • Ensure equipment calibrations are completed in a timely manner
  • Track details and location of all laboratory equipment
  • Liaise with Quality department to ensure compliance within R&D
  • Perform weekly environmental screening of all R&D labs
  • Monitoring and restocking of general lab consumables and PPE in all R&D labs
  • Stocktaking and ordering of lab consumables and reagents
  • Tracking, receiving and proper storage of all lab deliveries
  • Assist in the drafting and updating of general laboratory SOPs
  • Assist Scientists with PCR based experiments and data compilation
  • Participate in monthly decontamination of all R&D lab


Essential Criteria:

  • Qualification in Science or related discipline
  • Ability to work on own initiative, as well as in a collaborative team environment
  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Must be tolerant to change, have a positive attitude, and be open to learning new skills
  • Full Driver’s License


Desirable Criteria:

  • General Laboratory experience
  • Quality experience
  • Experience working as part of a team


Closing date for applications is 28.03.2023

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