Research Scientist - Microbiology - new job in Chester, UK

Research Scientist - Microbiology
  • £25,000 - £28,000 per Annum
  • Temporary
  • Chester, Cheshire, England, UK Chester Cheshire UK CH5 2NU
Job Ref: J2166383
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Medical Devices
Date Added: 26 August 2022
Joining an established team, this is a great opportunity for someone to gain experience and thrive in a microbiology team for a global company.

Job Title: R&D Scientist - Microbiology

Vacancy type: 6 month temporary role (strong possibility of extension)

Salary: £23,000 - 27,000 per annum

Location: Northwest of England, Chester

We are currently looking for a R&D Scientist to join a global, innovative, medical device and product organisation. Joining an established team, this is a great opportunity for someone to gain experience and thrive in a microbiology team in a global medical device organisation.

The R&D Scientists will also complete validation and compliance of new products, before preparing the products and protocols for the transfer to manufacturing. This role does involve travelling 1-2 times/year to sites across the world.

The main duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Working within a controlled ISO13485 laboratory quality system and in accordance with GLP/GMP compliant procedures.
  • Perform routine microbiological tests to support the development of new medical device products.
  • Development and validation of new microbiological assays.
  • Perform detailed laboratory investigations to determine the root cause for atypical and out of specification results, apply corrective and preventive actions and concise report investigations.
  • Write method validation protocols, reports and technical documents.
  • Responsible for standard laboratory routines, equipment calibration, maintenance, replenishment, etc.
  • Preparation and maintenance of microbial stock cultures.

The successful Scientist will be educated to at least a degree level, ideally with some experience in an industrial lab but the team is also happy to receive applications from someone looking to get into industry with a relevant life science background.

Interested? Or know someone who will be?

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25/09/2022 14:32:34
GBP 25000.00 28000.00 Annum
Contact Consultant:
Behruz Sheikh

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