Tissue Culture Facility Manager
Starting Salary £37,500 - £41,869
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK
We seek to appoint a Tissue Culture Facility Manager to provide support for research into the structure and mechanism of protein complexes and membrane proteins. The post holder will have responsibility for the smooth and efficient running of the mammalian and insect cell tissue culture facilities. There will also be the opportunity to collaborate with LMB scientists to establish and develop new, cutting-edge protein expression methods.
For further information of the research undertaken at the LMB, please visit: http://www2.mrc-lmb.cam.ac.uk
The successful applicant will hold at least a MSc in a biological subject, or equivalent work experience with a BSc in a biological subject. Experience working within a laboratory environment and experience with mammalian and/or insect cell tissue culture techniques is essential. Experience with protein expression and purification would be desirable.
The post is available from 1st January 2024. The starting salary will be set within £37,500 to £41,869.
Informal enquires may be made to David Barford ([email protected]
The LMB has an inclusive and collaborative working culture and you will be based in our state-of-the-art building on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus. We have on-site parking, cycle enclosures and excellent public transport links to the site. You will be able to access our range of excellent benefits including a staff restaurant with roof terrace, on-site nursery, sports and social facilities. You will be eligible to join our defined benefit pension scheme with an employer contribution of 16%, holiday entitlement of 40.5 days per annum (including bank holidays and privilege days) and a generous employee discount scheme. We are also committed to providing training and development opportunities including support towards role-related qualifications.
The MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB) is part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) which brings together nine research and innovation partners, more information can be found at www.ukri.org
To apply and access full details of the vacancy please visit our job board at https://mrc.tal.net/vx/lang-en-GB/appcentre-1/candidate/postings/2511
If you are unable to apply online please contact us at [email protected]
Closing date: Wednesday 6th December 2023
Final appointments will be subject to a pre-employment screening.
We actively support equality, diversity and inclusion in all our activities, processes and culture. We encourage applications from all sections of society. The LMB particularly welcomes women, minority ethnic and disabled candidates to apply for this vacancy as they are currently under-represented. We are a disability inclusive employer and encourage disabled people to apply for this role. You are very welcome to contact us for information about the application process and any adjustments you may require; [email protected]