Biosensor Technician

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Biosensor Technician

  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 days ago

  • Sector: Technical & Engineering Recruitment
  • Contact: Jen Richardson
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 04 September 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH45680_1659705072

We're supporting a lovely company based near St Ives, Cambridgeshire who are now looking for two Technicians to work on the assembly and test of biosensors.

This is a great company who really look after their team. There are some awesome benefits on offer, and you will be joining the company during a very exciting phase of development.

The Role:

  • Work closely with the R&D team to ensure fabrication and analysis are carried out according to SOPs
  • Carry out characterisation, electrical test and measurement of devices and collate results
  • Support scale up of processing and test to prototype scale, preparing biosensors for trials
  • Perform functionalisation using surface chemistry and processing
  • Look for ways to suggest potential improvements, troubleshooting issues and developing solutions to resolve
  • Maintain and operate standard lab equipment

About You:

  • This role would suit someone with an Engineering/Physics/Materials Science/Chemistry/Biochemistry degree OR relevant industrial experience
  • GCSEs in English and Maths as a minimum
  • At least 2 years' experience of working in an R&D/lab/production facility carrying out fabrication and/or characterisation of thin film materials or devices, ideally involving solution processing

What's in it for you:

  • Fun and friendly working environment with regular social events and clubs
  • Good salary and share options
  • Mon - Fri, 0800 - 1700 - no weekends or shifts!
  • Pension Plan with Employer contributions of 5% and Employee 4%
  • Free breakfast!
  • Private health insurance
  • Income protection
  • EAP scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme