Microbiology Laboratory Technician - Carlisle

Thursday 23rd January 2020

About the Position

Hours Per Week: 40

Days Per Week: Tuesday to Friday – 12:45 to 21:45, Saturday – 11:30 to 20:30

Basis: Full time

Closing Date: 9th February 2018

The position will be responsible for:

  • To perform work allocated without deviation from the documented methodology and / or procedure whilst maintaining high levels of quality control.
  • To conform with all site Quality Management systems and Health and Safety procedures and protocols.
  • To perform daily quality control checks and calibrations.
  • To perform analysis within the timescales required and ensure that result availability is in line with method and client expectations.
  • Ensure that the laboratory areas are kept clean and tidy. To remove waste frequently and ensure it is disposed of in the correct manner.
  • To ensure that all records are completed concisely and accurately with paperwork written in clear handwriting.

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • 5 GCSE level or equivalent qualifications in Science, English & Mathematics.
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of microbiology testing or experience in a high throughput food environment would be an advantage but is not essential.
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office programmes and LIMS.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Good organisational skills.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work on own initiative.
  • Be able to work under pressure.

This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated and skilled person looking to develop their career in an international company. Attractive remuneration and benefits are available dependant on performance.

Please address your cover letter and CV to; [email protected]