Research Assistant - Plant Science

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Salary:
depending on experience
Location:
The East
Apply by:
11th December 2018
Start date:
ASAP
Job type:
Graduate job

Research Assistant - Plant Science



Job Location: Norwich, East Anglia


Job Salary: Competitive Dependent on Experience


Job Type: Full-time permanent


Job Benefits: Generous holidays, Pension, normal working hours


Our client, a company that specialises in plant sciences and molecular microbiology, are looking for a recent or experienced Molecular Biologist to join their team.


They are looking for someone educated to MSc level with experience in molecular biology techniques such as PCR, plasmid preparation and gel electrophoresis.


Job Responsibilities:


As a Research Assistant / Molecular Biologist, you will be on hand to assist with their daily work of developing novel precise genome platforms. You will be tasked with using lab techniques including PCR, sequencing, gel electrophoresis, cloning and potentially plant tissue culturing also. Other duties include results analysis, communicating observations to other scientists and maintaining the lab.


Job Requirements:


Essential


An MSc or PhD in Molecular Biology or Plant Science


Experience of molecular techniques covered at university inclusive of the ones mentioned above


Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment


Experience of plant tissue culturing would be an advantage, but not essential


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