Medical Laboratory Assistant

Posted 02 May 2024
Contact NameSarah Ghaziri

Job description

I am currently seeking a dedicated Medical Laboratory Assistant to join a Laboratory Diagnostics organisation based in London. You will join the Histology team and play a crucial role in supporting the smooth functioning of laboratories, with a primary focus on assisting in the cut-up room.


This is a great opportunity for fresh graduates looking to go down the Biomedical Scientist route!


You will be responsible for:

  • Sorting and booking in specimens for cut up and assisting with cut up procedures as required
  • Performing reagent changes and daily maintenance of processors and embedding machines
  • Preparation of solutions as needed
  • Packaging stock transport boxes for delivery.
  • Conducting chuck out procedures and ensuring cleanliness in the cut-up room.
  • Providing assistance to NHS teams when required


You will bring the following:

  • A degree in Life Science or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a laboratory environment is advantageous
  • Knowledge of Histology and/or being in a Histology setting is advantageous