• Competitive
  • Permanent
  • County Durham, England, UK County Durham UK m17 1hh
Job Ref: J35332
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Biotech/Life Sciences
Date Added: 15 May 2020
An opportunity for a Microbiologist to join a Molecular Diagnostics Organisation who are looking to make accurate and accessible diagnostics

An opportunity for a Microbiologist to join a Molecular Diagnostics Organisation who are looking to make accurate and accessible diagnostics to help improve healthcare around the world.

Job Title: Microbiologist

Duration: Permanent

Salary: Competitive

Location: County Durham

SRG are working with a Molecular Diagnostic Organisation who are looking for a Microbiologist to join their team. You will be assisting the Laboratory Manager with running the Microbiology Facility and helping within other departments.


  • Maintaining media and consumable stocks within the microbiology laboratory
  • Prepare, maintain and performing quality control testing of laboratory media used for growth and propagation of microorganisms
  • Cultures by propagation viable pathogenic and non-pathogenic stock cultures of bacteria, viruses, and fungi
  • Preparing microbiological sample for research scientists
  • Monitoring and updating of laboratory inventory including disposal of out-of-date reagents and media
  • Ensuring laboratory operate to ISO13485
  • Maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment


  • BSc in Life Science or equivalent
  • Experience of working in a microbiology laboratory, preferably to ISO13485

SRG are the UK number 1 recruitment company specialising in the science, engineering, clinical, pharmaceutical, food/FMCG, renewable, biotech, chemicals and medical devices sectors.

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If you would like to apply for this position, please use the link provided. Alternatively please email a copy of your CV to Harrison Bailey at Harrison.bailey@srgtalent.com. For more information regarding this position or any others, please call Harrison on 0161 868 2238.

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

Keywords: ISO13485, Microbiology, Life Science, Molecular Diagnostics, IVD, qPCR, Medical Devices, QMS, Quality Management System, Quality Control, Quality Assurance, DNA extraction, RNA extraction, Molecular Biology

14/06/2020 14:35:50
Contact Consultant:
Harrison Bailey

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