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Logistics Technician - 3 Month Fixed Term Contract

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Science & biotechnology
1,001-5,000 employees
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Company Description

For over 20 years, abcam has been providing tools the scientific community needs to enable faster breakthroughs in critical areas like cancer, neurological disorders, infectious diseases, and metabolic disorders.

We believe that to continue making progress, we need to work together in new ways. We need your own unique perspective as well as this of our people to make an always greater impact on the world. This community needs people like you: dedicated, agile and above all audacious so we can truly bring progress forward.

Job Description

As our business continues to grow, we have an opportunity for someone who values accuracy in every endeavour to join the logistics team for an initial 3 month contract. As a member of the Logistics team, a Technician is responsible for receiving incoming deliveries, shipping finished product, both domestic and international, the accurate auditing of the locations and quantities of our raw materials, intermediates, and finished goods.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Pick/Pack/Ship finished goods for domestic and international shipments
  • Receive internal transfer and place finished goods into stock
  • Print and apply labels for manufactured components
  • Maintain proper handling of goods to ensure product integrity


You will enjoy adapting to a changing environment and have a high attention to detail. You will be able to work effectively in a diverse team towards a common goal. You must have great organisational and time management skills with previous experience in a fast-paced environment such as retail, hospitality, customer service, warehouse, distribution, logistics or manufacturing. This role will involve standing for 60 to 100% of the time and the job could also require periods in a freezer environment, insulated clothing will be provided.

This is initially a 3 month contract paying £21,500 per annum pro-rata but could be extended further. The hours are 9.30am to 5.30pm with a 30 minute unpaid break. We have a subsidised canteen onsite and drinks available all day plus free fruit.

If this sounds like you and you’d like to be a part of a fast-paced, growing business with the vision to become the most influential company and best-loved brand in life sciences, please apply now!

Additional Information

We know that when it comes to benefits, no one size fits all. Flexibility and choice matter which is why in addition to market competitive salaries, we offer you a flexible benefits package which is tailored to your unique needs and support your financial, physical and emotional wellbeing. Besides, your development will be integral to your experience here. You will grow alongside other talented minds, in ways you may often find unexpected.

When people come together, incredible things happen. Here you’ll work in a safe environment where you can be who you truly are. We’ll champion and celebrate your uniqueness throughout your journey with us. This is how we excel at partnering with the scientific community no matter the challenge, ultimately helping solve the world’s most critical diseases. Find out more about Diversity & Inclusion at abcam.