Microbiological Analysts x 4


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Would you like to work for a food testing laboratory? Do you have experience performing microbiological examinations of food and ingredients?

Key Information

  • Yorkshire and Humber
  • 01423 813520
  • Full-time, Temporary
  • 18-01-2019
  • £8.57/hour

Job Description

Our client, a national food testing laboratory, is looking to recruit several Microbiological Analysts to join their team on a 3 to 6 months contract.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • Ensuring smooth running of the microbiology department.
  • Comply with policies and procedures.
  • Photocopying laboratory records.
  • Sanitation of work benches and your working environment.
  • Logging in samples and obtaining them with customer instructions.
  • Filling out specification, sample weight and batch number sheets.
  • Obtaining all necessary apparatus.
  • Writing of petri dishes.
  • Obtaining ready to use media and diluents.
  • Performing all the actions required by the customer and to the customer specification up to the point of incubation.
  • Pipetting onto petri dishes, spreading plates and pouring media.
  • Taping up petri dishes in batches.
  • Labelling petri dishes with the job number, companies name, due out date and placing into an incubator.
  • Collecting all empty sample bottles in a bucket and taken to the washroom.
  • Collecting all pipettes and taken for autoclaving.

Your hours of work will be 1.30pm - 10.00pm Monday-Friday and 11.30am - 8pm every third Saturday. Pay is hourly.  

Please note that due to the time critical nature of the work overtime at the end of weekday shifts is standard and finish times cannot be guaranteed. Employees are expected to stay until their work is complete

For more information or to apply, please contact Chloe Mellors on 01423 813520 or alternatively send your CV to chloe.mellors@networkscientific.co.uk.

Please note that all applicants for this role should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Network Scientific Recruitment, part of Network Scientific Ltd. is an Employment Business/Agency.

To be considered...

  • Experience performing microbiological examinations of food and ingredients

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