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Lab Technician V01 1.5

Lab Technician V01 1.5

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Laboratory Technician JD & PS 1 of 4V01 27.3.2012
Job Description
Background:This role is in the Respiratory Clinical Trials at the Queen Anne St.Medical Centre, in Central London. The Unit has established links tothe Clinical Studies Unit at The Brompton Hospital.The Unit is dedicated to formally evaluate the mechanisms of airwaysdisease and the properties and clinical potential of new therapeuticagents in allergy, asthma and COPD.Role Title:Laboratory TechnicianDepartment:Respiratory Clinical TrialsSpecialities:Asthma, Allergy & Lung Biology,Urology, Gastro-EnterologyResponsible to: Senior Scientific Officer
Laboratory Technician JD & PS 2 of 4V01 27.3.2012
1. To assist and perform with general laboratory duties to contribute toproviding an effective and efficient laboratory service
a) To ensure an efficient laboratory sample logging system is implemented within theclinical trials unitb) To ensure that samples are processed, stored and destroyed appropriatelyaccording to the study protocol, GCP and GLP practices.c) To ensure processes and procedures performed are documented fully and recordsare maintained to a high standard.d) To ensure that laboratory resources are sourced cost effectivelye) To maintain and promote high standards of infection control practice
2. To assist with the development and implementation of effectivearchiving systems within the Laboratory
a) To ensure records are maintained and managed to a high standard that adhere toGCP requirementsb) To assist with the development and management of archive databases andtransportation recordsc) To report system failures to senior members of the clinical research team andcontribute to problem solving solutions
3. To assist with general administrative duties within the Laboratory
a) To assist with general administrative duties within the laboratoryb) To assist with data QC procedures and data filing within the laboratoryc) To assist with stock taking and ordering of goods/services as and when required.
1. Teamwork & Innovation
a) To exhibit a high standard of communication and interpersonal skills within themultidisciplinary teamb) To actively contribute to the development of the team by sharing ideas andinitiativesd) To report conflicts and problems to the department manager as they may arise
2. Management of Information
a) To ensure that participant’s confidentiality is observed at all times.
b) To ensure that records are maintained in accordance with data protection act1998, the data protection directive 95/46/EEC and ICH-GCP guidelines.
Laboratory Technician JD & PS 3 of 4V01 27.3.2012
3. Marketing & I.T.
To exhibit excellent I.T skills with a good knowledge of word, excel andPowerPoint.
b) To participate in the positive marketing of the clinical trials unitc) To resource and implement a range of marketing strategies to captureparticipant involvement.
4. Personal Development and Training
a) To participate in house education programmes as appropriateb) To successfully complete induction and orientation programmec) Comply with units standard operating procedures and policiesd) To attend basic life support training on an annual basise) To demonstrate continuing professional development which reflects theneeds of the post holder and the unit
Please note:
This document is not intended to be an exhaustive list of duties and should beregarded as a broad description of the post. Alterations to this document may takeplace from time to time as the responsibilities and requirements of the post-holderdevelop. This document reflects the core activities of the role and as the Hospitaland the post holder develop, there will inevitably be changes in the emphasis ofduties. It is expected that the post holder will recognise this and adopt a flexibleapproach to work and be willing to participate in training. If changes to the jobbecome significant, the Medical Director, Laboratory Manager and the post holdershould review the job description formally.
Information of a confidential nature must be kept strictly confidential and should neverbe disclosed either inside or outside work. It should be noted that breach ofconfidentiality is a serious offence, which may lead to dismissal.
Training and Education:
RCT recognises the importance of training in achieving its objective of pursuingexcellence in teaching, research and clinical practice through the activities of its staff.We are committed to providing training for all members of staff so that they canperform their jobs effectively and offering them opportunities for further development.

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