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Laboratory Scientist (Microbiology)

Glasgow   •  £25000 - £28000 per annum  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

We are currently looking for a Laboratory Scientist to join a exciting biotechnology company based in Scotland on a contract basis . As the Laboratory Scientist you will be responsible for


Your duties as the Laboratory Scientist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. As a Laboratory Scientist you will be preparing bacterial media while under aseptic conditions

2. Isolating bacteriophage and determining their specificity against various different strains of bacteria

3. You will be required to keep a laboratory notebook and also write reports

4. You will be evaluating samples for bacterial content and determining bacterial susceptibility to different phage


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Laboratory Scientist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a scientific discipline (Biology based degree preferred e.g biomedical science, microbiology or Biological sciences)

2. Proven industry experience in various microbiological techniques such as making bacterial media, propagating bacteria on to solid and liquid media and sterilisation using autoclaves.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with Bacteriophage (Highly desirable)

Key Words: Microbiology | GMP | GLP | Laboratory technician | Bacteria | Pharmaceutical | Biotechnology | Aseptic | Sterile | Bacterial media |

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

You must be eligible to work in the UK. Learn more

  • Agency: Hyper Recruitment Solutions
  • Contact: Haseena Mooncey
  • Phone: 0203 910 2980
  • Reference: J5634290
  • Posted: 12th January 2021
  • Expires: 9th February 2021

Hyper Recruitment Solutions

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