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Animal/Laboratory Technician - Callerburn - (part-time)

JSR Genetics Ltd in partnership with Topigs Norsvin, are now the leading pig genetics Company in the UK, marketing breeding stock and semen around the globe. We are looking to employ a part time animal/laboratory technician. Ideally we are looking for an practical and reliable team member who shows a positive can-do attitude. Full on the job training will be provided. This is an excellent opportunity to join a forward-thinking Company at the forefront of AI technology within the Pig Industry.

Key Objective

Working within the Centre team performing a variety of Laboratory and Husbandry duties on a day to day basis

Responsible For

  • Providing a quality product to customers at all times
  • Ensure the health and welfare of the Boars at all times
  • Maintain accurate and legible records
  • Comply with all testing routines
  • Maintaining the health of the stud by following bio security  procedures at all times
  • To promote and practice the JSR core values
  • Working to the industry standards set out by B-PEX

Main Tasks

  • Conduct a professional attitude at all times
  • Analysis and processing of semen
  • Dilution and secondary dilution of semen
  • Accurately packing and dispatching semen orders to customers
  • Keep the Laboratory area clean, tidy and disinfected
  • Assist in the boar house when required
  • Follow JSR protocols and comply with B-PEX standards at all times.
  • Highlight any foreseeable problems to your line manager
  • Comply with health and safety requirements at all time


Part time 22 hours per week including Statutory bank holidays with some early starts and weekends


31 days including statutory bank holidays per year pro rata

Other Benefits

Company Health Scheme. Pension Scheme


Dependant on skills and experience

Closing Date Friday 30 March 2018

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