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Custodian/Building Service Technician (Fixed Term)

The School of Clinical Medicine is seeking to recruit a Custodian/Service Technician which will provide support to the Clifford Allbutt/Island Research Building which is located on the Cambridge Biomedical Campus.

The role holder will provide general laboratory support to the buildings and research groups ensuring adequate service supply including gas checks, dry ice deliveries, the disposal of laboratory waste and small maintenance work to support research activity. The role also assists with fire safety and water hygiene.

Other duties will include supporting glass wash and Goods In in their daily tasks to keep the building service up at all times.

Ideally you will have previous experience in carrying out repairs and dealing with custodial tasks, while experience in the operation of autoclaves and glass washer would be an advantage.

Fixed-term: The funds for this post are available until 31 December 2023 in the first instance.

Once an offer of employment has been accepted, the successful candidate will be required to undergo a health assessment.

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Please ensure that you outline how you match the criteria for the post and why you are applying for this role on the online application form.

Please include details of your referees, including email address and phone number, one of which must be your most recent line manager.

Please quote reference RA28398 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

The University actively supports equality, diversity and inclusion and encourages applications from all sections of society.

The University has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

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