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Trainee Necropsy Scientist

Personal Genome Diagnostics

Personal Genome Diagnostics

harrogate, uk
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2024

Have you recently finished college/university and are looking to kickstart your career?

Do you want industry-leading training with long-term career progression?

Do you have an interest in anatomy?

Do you want a job that makes an impact on improving lives and improving health?

Labcorp is a leading global life sciences company that includes contract research and developmental services to the pharmaceutical, medical technology, crop protection and chemical industries.

As a Trainee Necropsy Scientist based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire your role will mainly be within our Necropsy department and your main responsibilities will be:

  • Performing routine macroscopic necropsy techniques for all species

  • Trimming and retaining all organs from all species

  • Performing caesarean necropsy techniques

  • Performing external and visceral fetal examinations

  • Performing non-routine tasks such as freezing tissues

  • Preparation of reagents and sample processing for skeletal examinations

  • Animal handling and euthanasia procedures in accordance with legal requirements

  • Routine analysis of sperm and computer aided sperm analyser operation

There may be opportunities to cross train in other related departments including histology

If are looking for a role where you will receive first class training and have the opportunity to develop and progress, then we would like to hear from you!

What Labcorp can offer you:

  • Competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including health cover and contributory pension

  • Unrivalled opportunities to develop a successful career in the scientific industry

  • Unsurpassed career development opportunities. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you will be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning


  • Ideally you will be educated to degree level in a biology related subject


  • No Necropsy experience necessary as full training will be given, however an interest in science is preferred

  • Anatomy and dissection experience is beneficial

Labcorp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer:

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