QC Microbiologist (Food)

Job Title: QC Microbiologist (Food)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birkenhead, Merseyside
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Reference: J913311_1650531542
Contact Name: Tom Hammond
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 21, 2022 09:59

Job Description

QC Microbiologist- Food

Type: Permanent

Location: Birkenhead

Salary: £21,000 - £25,000 (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE)

Russell Taylor is working exclusively with a Global Testing company,

The successful candidate will be provided with second to none training and given the chance to progress up the ranks - there is a contingency plan in place to ensure that there are goal posts in the form of career developments.

The Role:

  • To carry out analytical work including preparation of samples, preparation of test reagents (including but not limited to media preparation, preparation of interfering substances and preparation of appropriate neutralisers).
  • To book in samples for testing.
  • To complete various QA tasks (including but not limited to calibration checks of balances and pipettes and media validation).
  • To monitor stock levels of consumables in the laboratory.
  • To perform laboratory housekeeping duties.
  • Any other activities that are deemed relevant

The Person:

  • Will hold a Degree in a relevant/ Microbiology / Biology type discipline (not Biochemistry or Biomedical)
  • Suitable experience gained in a microbiology laboratory with UKAS or other quality standards in place.
  • Understanding of the wide range of equipment used for analytical microbiological techniques.
  • Problem solving ability.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Be able to work in a small close-knit team of like-minded people.

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