Laboratory Assistant, Ecotoxicology, Harrogate, United Kingdom


We are a member company of The Smithers Group, trusted providers of innovative solutions. Smithers Viscient performs environmental and consumer safety contract research and regulatory services for the crop protection, pharmaceutical, industrial chemical, and the consumer product industries. Smithers Viscient has performed standard guideline and higher-tiered environmental studies for over 45 years. We conduct studies to satisfy all regulatory requirements globally. Smithers Viscient is a leader delivering trusted testing services.

Offerings include environmental fate, plant and animal metabolism, aquatic and terrestrial ecotoxicology, honeybee and pollinator testing, avian toxicology, residue, analytical, and product chemistry, and regulatory risk assessment.  Contact us to apply or to learn more about a career at Smithers Viscient. 

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Laboratory Assistant, Ecotoxicology, Harrogate, United Kingdom

Posted: 24 July 2018

A new opportunity has arisen within our Ecotoxicology department for a Laboratory Assistant within their enthusiastic team. The role is varied in nature and includes culturing and maintenance of aquatic organisms, stock control, glassware washing, and setting up of equipment and routine maintenance in support of of GLP-compliant regulatory studies. The successful candidate will work as part of a team and be mainly lab based. No experience is required as full training will be given but some experience of culturing and working with aquatic species would be advantageous.

If you would like to apply for this role please send a cover letter and your CV to Michele Dawson, Business Support Manager,
Closing date for applications 13th August 2018.