The Donkey Sanctuary is one of the UK’s largest international animal welfare charities; currently supporting projects in over 35 countries worldwide. We are working for a world where donkeys and mules live free from suffering, and their contribution to humanity is fully valued. We are achieving this by transforming the quality of life for donkeys, mules and people worldwide through greater understanding, collaboration and support, and by promoting lasting, mutually life-enhancing relationships.
We now have an excellent opportunity for a Laboratory Technician to join our Pathology Laboratory team at Brookfield Farm, near Honiton. Possessing previous biological laboratory experience, you will provide in-house clinical services for the Laboratory Manager and the clinical team, carrying out routine haematology, biochemistry and parasitology screening, and interpreting results. A degree or equivalent in a biological or animal science, together with demonstrable working knowledge of laboratory principles, competent IT skills, and a full driving licence is essential. Knowledge of equine parasitology is desirable.
This is a full-time, 12 month fixed term contract starting as soon as possible, working 37.5 hours per week.
For more information about this role please download our Application Pack.
Closing date for completed applications: 12.30pm on Friday 20 April 2018.
Please download the Word document to complete your application on the computer (preferred option) or, print the PDF form to complete your application by hand.