Current Vacancies

Laboratory Assistant

Posted 6 days ago

Laboratory Assistant required to work in the genetics laboratory in a hospital setting in Belfast. This post will start immediately and will be for a minimum of 6 months. The hours of work are 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday with a rate of pay of £13.84 per hour.

Main Duties

  •  Assessment of specimen integrity – DNA and RNA Extraction
  • Booking in, processing, labelling, cataloguing, storage, and retrieval of samples.
  • Use of laboratory data base to store and retrieve patient information
  • Dispatch of specimens to other laboratories with appropriate documents
  • Maintaining laboratory – cleaning and disinfection of equipment
  • Stock control duties.

 What We Need from You: 

  • BSc (Hons) degree in a biological science AND a minimum of 1 year’s post-graduate experience.


  • BSc (Hons) degree in a non-biological science AND a minimum of 3 year’s post-graduate experience.

What We Will Offer You: 

  • Paid annual leave
  • Inclusion into our company pension scheme

The Next Steps:

  • Contact Karen Rainey or Adam Chambers on 02890313693
  • Email your CV to



First Choice is an equal opportunities employer.


Laboratory Assistant

Job Application
Maximum upload size: 67.11MB