Vacancies at the Centre for Genomic Research - Sequence Production Research Assistant - Grade 6
The Centre is seeking to recruit for the following position:
Sequence Production Research Assistant - Grade 6
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of highly motivated, multi-disciplinary team, comprising academics, postdoctoral fellows and technical staff that is focused on delivering high-quality data and analyses to collaborating scientists of the CGR and in particular the NERC Environmental Omics Facility.
You will be involved in the initial QC steps, preparing sequencing libraries for a diverse range of experiments including genome (re-)sequencing and transcriptome sequencing. You will also work with a number of different high-throughput sequencing platforms.
You must be diligent and have the knowledge and experience to, design experiments and to optimise and troubleshoot complicated laboratory processes. The ability to plan your own workload and keep accurate scientific records is important along with the ability to work as part of a team and also independently once appropriate guidance has been provided
The post is available immediately until 30th September 2025.