R&D Microbiologist Development Scientist

Scantec Personnel Limited
£23000 - £27000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Role; Research and Development Microbiologist – R&D Microbiologist – Development Scientist - R&D Location; Greater Manchester Salary; £23,000-£27,000 Role Type; Permanent Scantec currently have a permanent opportunity for an R&D Microbiologist to join a leading microbiological product development and manufacturing company. The Role; Research, analyse and apply findings for new product development/improvement Develop new dehydrated culture media Development of ready made media Manufacturing of bulk stocks Process development, scale up and accurate handover to manufacture Ensure projects a delivered to agreed timescales Assist in the troubleshooting exercise for current products Provide support/assistance to laboratory, QC and production departments The Candidate; Significant experience in microbiology/experienced microbiologist is essential A relevant degree qualification preferably in microbiology Significant previous laboratory experience is essential preferably from a QC or R&D environment Knowledge and/or practical experience of culture media design/development would be highly advantageous Demonstrated knowledge of GLP, ISO9001, ISO11133 would be highly desirable It is essential that candidates have a practical, flexible and proactive approach to their work Commercial awareness is essential experience/ability to creative problem solve and implement innovative solutions is essential Scantec is the 3rd Largest Technical Agency in UK - "Recruitment International Magazine 2015" and specialises in the Manufacturing, IT, Technical, Engineering and Scientific Sectors. Scantec provide highly qualified and experienced personnel in a compliant and professional manner on both a permanent and temporary assignment basis. Due to the high volume of applications Scantec receives it is not always possible to acknowledge every application. Shortlisted applicants will be contacted within 28 days. If you don’t hear from us within 28 days your application has not been shortlisted at this time, to be considered for future vacancies please register with us on our website. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66876371