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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/08/2019.

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Higher Healthcare Technical Officer

Job Reference: 918-HX4609

Employer:
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Department:
Testing Filton
Location:
Bristol, Filton
Salary:
£18,813 to £20,795 pa

Our testing team screens and tests all blood that comes into the centre, ensuring that all blood and blood group products are safe to go on and be used to save patients’ lives.

You’ll provide vital support to qualified scientific staff as they undertake specialized work in our laboratories. Specifically, that means preparing samples for testing or storage, performing analytical tests and carrying out basic maintenance on equipment. You’ll also be on hand to generate reports or worksheets and deal with queries from other departments, medical staff or visitors.

To be considered you’ll need an A level or NVQ level 3 in a Science subject, or experience of working within the NBS. Alternatively, you’ll either hold or be working towards a Foundation Degree. Flexible in your approach and a good team player, you must be able to keep clear, accurate records.

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

The normal working hours for this role are 37.5 hours per week, Tuesday – Saturday: 10:30am to 19:00pm.

This advert will close at 23:59 on Wednesday 14th August 2019.

The interviews for this position will take place on Friday 23rd August 2019 (subject to change).




NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

We’re an inclusive organisation that reflects the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

Three small words, one big difference - Caring, Expert and Quality.

Together we'll save and improve more lives than ever



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