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Technical Assessors – Medical Laboratories

UKAS is actively seeking clinical assessors (medical consultants or clinical scientists) in any of the pathology disciplines listed below:

  • Haematology and Blood Transfusion
  • Microbiology and Virology
  • Cellular Pathology/Neuropathology
  • Immunology

UKAS would also welcome applications to be an assessor in any of the pathology disciplines listed below:

  • Cytogenetics
  • Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
  • Virology sequencing and/or PCR (excluding closed cartridge based systems)

Applicants should have:

  • At least five years practical experience and possess up-to-date and detailed knowledge of their specific discipline.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, being able to communicate effectively with laboratory staff, management and their customers at all levels.

Additionally, applicants would benefit from:

  • A working knowledge of the international standard ISO 15189 and ISO 22870, although training will be available.
  • Some experience of internal or external auditing.

It is important that our assessors are acceptable to a wide range of accredited bodies, and therefore it is important that they can demonstrate a good degree of impartiality.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the details of the above opportunities please contact Nick Gibbons on 01784 429000 or email [email protected]

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