Technical Support: SUMO Protein

4 days left

Location
United Kingdom
Posted
Jul 31, 2017
Closes
Aug 26, 2017
Organization Type
University and College
Hours
Full Time

Job Purpose

This post is to provide vital technical support for a new Wellcome Trust funded research team, headed by Prof Jo Morris, investigating the role of the small protein, SUMO, in the way cells repair DNA. The post-holder will generate proteins for in vitro analysis, will keep lab stocks of mammalian cell lines growing and generate unique clones through mutagenesis and cloning.

 

Person Specification

• Degree or equivalent professional qualification in an appropriate subject
• GCSE (A*- C) or equivalent in mathematics
• In-depth practical knowledge of technical and scientific methods stated above and Good Laboratory Practice gained through extensive experience and formal qualification
• Extensive experience of similar laboratory based work
• Positive service attitude and shows courtesy in dealing with others
• Ability to organise and manage own work load and demonstrate flexibility in terms of work practices/requirements
• Ability to work under minimal supervision but function as part of a team
• Knowledge of current relevant H&S policies
• Proficiency in commonly used software packages