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R&D Microbiologist

Job Title: R&D Microbiologist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Liverpool, England
Industry:
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-06-11
Reference: 81173
Contact Name: Max Robinson
Contact Email: max.robinson@nesgt.com
Job Published: April 19, 2018 16:26

Job Description

R&D Microbiologist – IVD - Liverpool - 9 month FTC  

We are seeking an R&D Microbiologist to join a leading in-vitro diagnostics company to join their Research & Development group initially on a maternity cover contract. Are you interested in the opportunity to develop your lab experience in an exciting environment?

Responsibilities:
  • Carrying out microbiological assays for use within the development of in-vitro diagnostics
  • Reporting results in accordance with GMP standards
  • Liaising with other departments (product design, regulatory affairs, sales etc.) to assist with concept-to-launch product development projects
  • Problem solving of microbial and contamination issues, including reporting and investigating OOS results
  • Involvement in the development and validation of new microbiological methods
In order to be successful in applying for the role you will be / have:
  • A degree in a Life Science subject (Microbiology, Biomedical Science etc)
  • A higher degree in Microbiology is advantageous
  • Previous experience within a Microbiology position, preferably within a Medical Device or Pharmaceutical laboratory environment. Candidates with microbiology experience from Food, Cosmetics or Environmental laboratories will also be considered
  • Experience of performing tests and reporting results to GMP standards is highly desirable