Senior Microbiologist - new job in Essex, UK

Senior Microbiologist
  • £35,000 - £40,000 per Annum
  • Permanent
  • Essex, England, UK Essex UK CM20 2BH
Job Ref: J2165287
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Chemicals
Date Added: 08 June 2022
Senior Microbiology required on a permanent basis in Essex. Requiring a master's in microbiology

Senior Microbiologist required on a permanent basis in Essex. Requiring a master's in microbiology. Proven industrial experience of working in a microbiology setting is essential. Experienced Microbiologists looking to take the next are encouraged to apply.

Title: Senior Microbiologist

Location: Essex

Term: Permanent

Salary: £35,000-£40,000

SRG are working with a global manufacturer of polymers. They are currently looking for a Senior Microbiologist to join their Microbiology laboratory team on a permanent basis, at their site in Essex. This role will predominantly involve conducting the analysis of raw material, in both the manufacturing and final product, planning and executing project work to improve and optimise processes and ensuring health and safety standards are in line with company regulations.

Benefits: This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading manufacturer and supplier of polymers. 37.5 hour working week: 9:00am-5:00pm, Monday - Friday.

Role / Description

  • Ensuring there is no contamination issues which may comprise product quality
  • Communicating with wider areas of the scientific team, providing technical support
  • Liaising with customers to solve any queries
  • Performing microbiological analysis throughout each stage of development


  • Master's in microbiology, PhD is desired
  • Proven experience of working in a microbiology setting
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to efficiently plan, organise and manage own workload

SRG is the UK's number one recruitment company specialising in the scientific, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, energy & renewables, biotech, chemical and medical device sectors.

As scientists ourselves, our specialist sector knowledge and our passion are second to none. It's this combination that makes us different. We're committed to providing outstanding temporary, contract and permanent career opportunities of all levels for our candidates and a comprehensive range of expert strategic recruitment services for our clients.

If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively, please email a copy of your CV to For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Alex on 0121 726 8333

If you have a scientific background and this position is not relevant / suitable for you, please feel free to get in touch or visit to view our other vacancies.

Keywords: chemistry, chemist, laboratory technician, quality control, quality assurance, microbiology, GMP, biology, biochemistry, cell culture, efficacy testing, raw materials, microbial, contamination

08/07/2022 15:48:36
GBP 35000.00 40000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Alex Knox

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