CY Partners


DNA Modification Technician – Night Shift

Ref: 103

08 April 2024
Cambridgeshire, East of England

DNA Modification Technician – Night Shift


Location: Haverhill

Shift hours: Sun – Thurs; 11pm – 7am

Salary: £23,000 + 33 % shift allowance


Would you like to work for a leading global healthcare company?

My client is an international scientific organisation specialising in Healthcare and Life Sciences with the aim of enhancing the lives of their customers across the world. They offer employees opportunities to break new ground, to fulfil your ambitions, and their diverse businesses offer various career moves to seek new horizons. They trust employees with responsibility early on and will support you to draw your own career map that is responsive to your aspirations and priorities in life.

Due to continued growth, they have an exciting opportunity for a DNA Modification Technician  to join their team in Cambridge. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in improving the performance of synthetic nucleic acid manufacturing.


As a DNA Modification Technician you will be responsible for the following:

  • Manufacturing of modified oligonucleotides.
  • Preparing, operating and maintaining DNA synthesis in order to achieve the departments manufacturing schedule.
  • Manufacturing modified synthetic nucleic acids using automated DNA synthesisers; prepare the reagents, set-up the synthesis instruments and regroup the required DNA sequences by the manufacturing batches; unload the products from the instruments and perform the vital downstream processes.


To be considered for the Manufacturing Technician role you will need the following skills and experience:

  • Educated to minimum of 2 A level’s and a degree in a related life science subject.
  • Previous experience working in a similar environment (production/manufacturing based)
  • Experience working/following SOP’s guidelines
  • Proficient in the use of computer-based systems
  • Ability to prioritise own workload
  • Have a proactive approach with the excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High attention to detail in written and numerical form.


Manufacturing Technician, you will enjoy the benefit of working for a company that treats the health, safety, and wellbeing of employees as a priority. They ensure generous annual leave and provide a total wellness plan of benefits and services to support this approach for their employees.


Please apply online or contact Umul Ahmed at CY Partners on 07706341006 or


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