Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland

Laboratory Technician



Post Date : 26-Mar-2024 Close Date : 12-Apr-2024

Job Title: Laboratory Technician

Department: RCSI Research Institute

Reporting to: Prof Ger Curley

Location: RCSI Education and Research Centre, Beaumont Hospital

Contract/Duration: Permanent

Remuneration: Aligned to the RCSI Technician salary scale, dependent on skills and experience

Closing Date: 12th April 2024

About Our Research

RCSI recognises that excellence in research is critical to the quality of its educational activities, its credibility, and, overall, to its mission to enhance human health. RCSI's research strategy aims to build upon its strength in translational biomedical and clinical research to deliver transformational, high impact changes in health care. Targeting both Irish national and EU funding, along with increased collaboration with industry, is a major part of the RCSI research strategy. Forging increased collaboration between RCSI PIs and industry is of critical importance to achieving success in this area. RCSI is also committed to provide its researchers with the supports and developmental opportunities to enable them to continuously grow and support their overall career development.

Summary of Post

RCSI Education and Research Centre provides research facilities for all RCSI- affiliated translational research taking place on the Beaumont Hospital campus. Based in the Smurfit Building, RCSI supports research activity in all departments housed within the Education and Research Centre, including Departments of Medicine, Surgery, Anaesthesia and Critical Care, Microbiology, Pathology and Psychiatry. It also includes the RCSI Clinical Research Centre and Biomedical Research Facility ensuring a continuum of research from lab, through pre-clinical models and clinical trials.

This role will work to ensure the smooth and efficient day to day running of all research facilities in the RCSI Education & Research Centre.

The objective of the post is to provide technical support to clinical and scientific researchers based in the RCSI Education and Research Centre.

For more information on the responsibilities of role please see the Job Description.

We are all too aware that imposter syndrome and the confidence gap can sometimes stop fantastic candidates putting themselves forward, so please do submit an application — we'd love to hear from you.

Application Process

Please apply online through the RCSI careers portal on the closing date with your CV and cover letter.

Informal Enquiries can be directed to Dr Olive McCabe: [email protected]. Please note we do not accept CVs directly.

Job details


Laboratory Technician


Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland




March 27, 2024

Application deadline

April 12, 2024

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