Test Operative - COVID Job In Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire

Test Operative - COVID


  • £11.34 per hour
  • Posted: 21/01/2021
  • Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
  • Job Ref: 770100290
  • Temporary

Job Details

Testing Operative- COVID-19 Mass testing
Start - January 2021
Aylesbury & High Wycombe
Pay - £11.34 per hour

Would you like to help make a difference during these difficult times?
Do you want to be part of the mass COVID-19 testing programme in your local area?
Are you available for work in January 2021? Then please apply to this advert today to be contacted with further information.

We are looking to recruit multiple Test Operatives for the mass COVID-19 testing programme in Buckinghamshire. We are looking for staff that are flexible Monday - Sunday, 7am - 9pm.

We will be recruiting to sites in both Aylesbury and High Wycombe, the ability to work over all sites would be advantageous and would require your own transport. However this is not essential.

The Test Operative role supports the preparation and analysis of test samples and recording of results. The safety of the workforce and customers is the foremost priority for all testing operations; full PPE and strict infection control measures will be employed in order to ensure a safe working environment at all times.

The Test Operative will be completing the following tasks:

Test processing - Prepares test sample for analysis and interprets result.
-Receives sample and prepares for analysis, including application of reagent
-Times sample and indicate when ready for sample analysis
-Reads the result displayed, and marks it on device

Results recording - Collates results from Processing Operatives and uploads to digital solution
-Enters result onto a digital or manual solution
-Scanning of QR code (result is automatically sent to Test & Trace)
-Should subjects wait on site for their results, may provide results outcome in person

Risk management and quality assurance
-Quality assurance of colleagues' results analysis
-Ensure safe clinical measures, including practicing of social distancing and donning and doffing of PPE, of all times
-Commitment to the work and to following the strict guideline and procedures required

You will need to have good communication skills and have experience dealing with the public. You need be professional, friendly and helpful. You will need to be team player, be flexible and work together with your colleagues to provide the services required. You will need to have a good knowledge of ICT systems including MS Word.
Shift patterns to be confirmed but successful candidates will be need to flexible Monday - Sunday, 7am - 9pm

Please apply now to be contacted by the Pertemps Team with further information.